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On WWII Anniversary, Abe Sends Offering to War Shrine

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a ritual offering to a controversial war shrine, a move likely to upset many Chinese and Koreans already irate over what they see as the conservative Japanese leader's inadequate apology for wartime atrocities. Local media reported Abe sent a cash offering to the Yasukuni Shrine on Saturday, the 70th anniversary of Japan's defeat by Allied forces in World War Two. The Tokyo shrine honors 14 Japanese war criminals along with 2.5 million...

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