Yasukuni Shrine 2008: Y09

A man holds a picture of Megumi Yokota, one of Japanese citizen abducted by North Korea in the late 1970s, at the Great Gate of Yasukuni Shrine on August 15, 2008, although it has nothing to do with the commemoration ceremony itself, Yasukuni Shrine has become a political battleground.

A man holds a picture of Megumi Yokota, one of Japanese citizen abducted by North Korea in the late 1970s, at the Great Gate of Yasukuni Shrine on August 15, 2008, although it has nothing to do with the commemoration ceremony itself, Yasukuni Shrine has become a political battleground.