Interview: Tokyo governor says wouldn’t visit Yasukuni Shrine if she became PM

TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, whose new conservative party is challenging Japan’s ruling bloc in an Oct. 22 election, said on Friday she would not visit the controversial Yasukuni Shrine for war dead if she ever became prime minister …
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