Abe sends offering to shrine honoring Japan's war dead

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Friday sent a ritual offering to the controversial Yasukuni shrine that honors Japan’s war dead, including convicted war criminals. The leafy “masakaki” plant was sent for the shrine’s spring festival the same day that …
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