(2nd LD) Abe's Yasukuni shrine visit "deplorable": Seoul (28)

Yonhap News Agency 2013.12.26 09:07
SEOUL, Dec. 26 (Yonhap) - South Korea denounced Thursday the visit by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the controversial Yasukuni war-dead shrine as "deplorable" and "an anachronistic act." "Our government cannot repress condemnation and rage over Prime Minister Abe's paying of respects at the Yasukuni shrine that glorifies its colonial aggressions and enshrines war criminals," Culture Minister Yoo Jin-ryong
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