Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s conservative Liberal Democratic Party adopted a policy Sunday to accelerate the revision of the pacifist Constitution and pursue other pieces of its nationalist agenda.
At its first party convention since regaining power last December, the LDP also urged Abe to visit war-linked Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, which honors Japan’s war dead, including Class-A war criminals.
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