Japan Holds a Controversial State Funeral for Assassinated Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

A rare and controversial state funeral for assassinated former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe began Tuesday in Japan, where the event for one of the country’s most controversial leaders deeply divided public opinion. Abe’s widow, Akie Abe, wearing a formal black kimono, slowly entered the Budokan compound carrying an urn containing her husband’s ashes, placed in … Read more