Sadakazu Tanigaki


Japanese Justice Minister Sadakazu Tanigaki announces the execution... News PhotoChina - East Asia,Execution,Horizontal,Japan,Law,Minister of Justice,Office,Owner,Press Conference,Restaurant,Sadakazu Tanigaki,Shooting - Crime,Stealing,Tokyo - JapanPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPJapanese Justice Minister Sadakazu Tanigaki announces the execution of Tokuhisa Kumagai, who was convicted of shooting in the head and robbed the owner of a Chinese restaurant in May 2004, at a press conference at his office in Tokyo on September 12, 2013. Japan hanged the 73-year-old robbery-murder convict, bringing to six the number of death-row inmates executed since the conservative government came to power in December. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO (Photo credit should read YOSHIKAZU TSUNO/AFP/Getty Images)