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  1. Nyong'o world's most beautifulRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Erie Times News

    ... visiting Japan's Yasukuni war shrine earlier this week, saying he was misled to see it as only a place of prayer. The Shinto shrine in Tokyo honors 2.5 million war dead, including 14 convicted war criminals. China and South Korea in particular see ...

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  2. Justin Bieber apologises for Japan war shrine tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... wartime aggression. It is a flashpoint between Japan and its neighbors that see the shrine as distinct from other Shinto-style establishments mainly honoring gods of nature. China and South Korea in particular see Yasukuni as a symbol of Japan's ...

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  3. Justin Bieber Apologizes After China Slams Japan War Shrine VisitRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    ... wartime aggression. It is a flashpoint between Japan and its neighbors that see the shrine as distinct from other Shinto-style establishments mainly honoring gods of nature. China and South Korea in particular see Yasukuni as a symbol of Japan's ...

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  4. Bieber offends at Tokyo war shrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | NEWS.com.au

    ... wartime aggression. It is a flashpoint between Japan and its neighbors that see the shrine as distinct from other Shinto-style establishments mainly honoring gods of nature. China and South Korea in particular see Yasukuni as a symbol of Japan's ...

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  5. Lupita Nyong'o tops People's list of 'most beautiful; Justin Bieber apologizes over war shrineRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... wartime aggression. It is a flashpoint between Japan and its neighbors that see the shrine as distinct from other Shinto-style establishments mainly honoring gods of nature. China and South Korea in particular see Yasukuni as a symbol of Japan's ...

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  6. Lupita named "Most Beautiful"; Drew's 2nd childRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... by visiting Japan's Yasukuni war shrine this week, saying he was misled to see it as only a place of prayer. The Shinto shrine in Tokyo honors 2.5 million war dead, including 14 convicted war criminals. China and South Korea in particular see ...

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  7. In this March 19, 2013 file photo, Justin Bieber performs... Photo-photo.5423440Read the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | SFGate

    ... Japan's Yasukuni war shrine the week of April 20, 2014, saying he was misled to see it as only a place of prayer. The Shinto shrine in Tokyo honors 2.5 million war dead, including 14 convicted war criminals. China and South Korea in particular see ...

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  8. China Slams Bieber for Yasukuni Shrine VisitRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... and invasion of China. It appears that Bieber did not know he would spark international headlines by visiting the Shinto shrine. In one of the photos, Bieber was shown standing in front of the shrine with the caption, "Thank you for your blessings." ...

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  9. Nearly 150 Japanese lawmakers visit controversial war shrineRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Art Daily

    Japanese lawmakers follow a Shinto priest during a visit to the controversial Yasukuni shrine to honour the war dead at shrine's spring festival in Tokyo on April 22, 2014.

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  10. Yasukuni Visit Stirs Up More ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | Forbes.com

    ... is under investigation, while the death toll continues to rise. Thumbnail Photo: A group of lawmakers are led by a Shinto priest as they visit Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo April 22, 2014. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a ritual offering to ...

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  11. Japan Lawmakers Visit Controversial Tokyo War ShrineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | Chosun Ilbo

    ... Japan's 2.5 million war dead, including 14 convicted World War Two war criminals. A group of lawmakers are led by a Shinto priest as they visit Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on April 22, 2014. /Reuters Many Koreans and Chinese see the visits to the ...

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  12. Yasukuni Shrine visits face strong criticism in JapanRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    ... and the notorious war-linked Yasukuni Shrine. More than 270 plaintiffs filing suits against the government and the Shinto shrine are claiming that Abe's visit has violated the constitutional division of government and religion. "The premier, who is ...

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  13. Troubled history stretching back decades fueling Japan-China tensionsRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | The Japan Times

    ... a frigid wind swept the austere plaza of the Nanjing Massacre Memorial Hall. Across the waters, Japanese visiting a Shinto shrine in Tokyo that enshrines 14 convicted war criminals among 2.5 million war dead say they are tired of the continual ...

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  14. 149 lawmakers visit YasukuniRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2014 | The Japan Times

    ... at 22. Abe himself avoided visiting the shrine this time, instead offering a "masakaki," or decorative tree used in Shinto rituals, for the spring festival. While Tokyo will be the first stop on Obama's weeklong Asia itinerary, Hidehisa Otsuji, an ...

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  15. Japan lawmakers visit war shrine on eve...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | Suria

    ... raising the stakes in an already tense region on the eve of Barack Obama's visit. Japanese lawmakers follow a Shinto priest (R) during a visit to the controversial Yasukuni shrine in Tokyo on April 22, 2014 - by Yoshikazu Tsuno A cross-section of ...

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  16. War-Shrine Visit by Japanese MPs May Cloud Obama's Tokyo VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2014 | Time

    Japanese lawmakers follow a Shinto priest during a visit to the controversial Yasukuni shrine to honour the war dead at shrine's spring festival in Tokyo on April 22, 2014 Provocative trip to Yasukuni Shrine, which honors Japan's war dead, including some convicted of appalling atrocities, comes a day before U.S. President Barack Obama arrives in ... (more)

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  17. Japanese lawyer says Abe's Yasukuni Shrine visit violates constitutionRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2014 | Xinhuanet

    ... visits. Okawa said in an exclusive interview with Xinhua on Wednesday that the fact that Abe made the visit to the Shinto Shrine on Dec. 26, 2013, the day marking his first anniversary of resuming office, indicated that he only considered himself. ...

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  18. Soka GakkaiRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... Soka Gakkai. During the build up to World War II, the military leaders who controlled Japan had sought to foster the Shinto religion and rid it of Buddhist influences. Before this Buddhism and Shintoism had coexisted, and many Japanese believed in ...

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  19. PICKS: Jacob HashimotoRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | Artforum Intl.

    ... and his choice to recycle parts from one project to the next suggest a more temporal sacred construction - a Shinto shrine, built from natural materials and, by tradition, torn down and remade every twenty years, or a Buddhist sand mandala, ...

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  20. 11 things to know about TokyoRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2014 | CNN

    ... Sanja Matsuri (shrine maidens perform here) is considered one of the wildest and largest of Tokyo's three great Shinto festivals. In fall, autumn colors bring life to Tokyo's many parks and hearty, seasonal foods are the order of the day. The other ...

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