Yasukuni end of war celebrations

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An old man in imperial navy uniform marches in front of the entrance gate to the  controversial Yasukuni Shrine carying a large old style Japanese flag during the celebrations of the end of the Pacific War. This shrine houses the spirits of Japan's war dead, including 14 Class A war criminals,and is a source of tension for Japanese neighbors, especially China and Korea who suffered badly at the hands of the Japanese Imperial forces before and during World War 2. Yasukuni Ginja Tokyo, Japan August 15th 2007
An old man in imperial navy uniform marches in front of the entrance gate to the controversial Yasukuni Shrine carying a large old style Japanese flag during the celebrations of the end of the Pacific War. This shrine houses the spirits of Japan's war dead, including 14 Class A war criminals,and is a source of tension for Japanese neighbors, especially China and Korea who suffered badly at the hands of the Japanese Imperial forces before and during World War 2. Yasukuni Ginja Tokyo, Japan...
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Date: 30 Mar 2011
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