Day of the end of war No ministers visit Yasukuni Shrine for 3 consecutive years August 15th 19:26
On the 15th day of “End of War”, Prime Minister Abe and 19 other cabinet members of the Abe Cabinet did not visit Yasukuni Shrine. It was the third consecutive year that the ministers did not visit Yasukuni Shrine on the day of the end of the war.
On the 15th day of the end of the war, 74 years after the war, none of Prime Minister Abe and 19 ministers of the Abe Cabinet visited the Yasukuni Shrine.
For the third consecutive year after last year, no minister visited the Yasukuni Shrine on the day of the end of the war.
On the other hand, Prime Minister Abe, on the 15th, paid the ball skewers to Yasukuni Shrine at private expense as the LDP president through the special assistant to the LDP President Inada.
Prime Minister Abe worshiped at Yasukuni Shrine in December 2013, six years before the second Abe Cabinet was established, but he has not visited since then. ”Is paid on skewers at a private expense every year.