Keiji Furuya


Japanese minister in charge of issues related to North Korea's... News PhotoDiplomacy,Family,Government Minister,Japan,Keiji Furuya,Kidnapping,North Korea,North Korean abductions of Japanese citizens 1977-1983,Politics,Social Issues,Tokyo - Japan,Vertical,Visit,Yasukuni ShrinePhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPJapanese minister in charge of issues related to North Korea's abduction of Japanese nationals, Keiji Furuya (L), is pictured while visiting the controversial Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on October 20, 2013. Furuya is the second Japanese cabinet minister in three day to visit the controversial war shrine, but said he had no intention of provoking neighbouring countries, which see it as a painful reminder of Japan's imperialist past. JAPAN OUT AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images)