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As the fifth anniversary of the fatal sarin attack in Matsumoto, Nagano Prefecture, approaches, a father of one of the victims voiced his disbelief Thursday that Aum Shinrikyo still exists and is even regaining momentum after all the trouble it has caused.

Kazuyoshi Abe, whose 19-year-old son Yuta was one of seven people killed in the attack on June 27, 1994, told a press conference in Tokyo he is irritated by the snail’s pace at which Aum Shinrikyo founder Shoko Asahara is being tried.

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