A political crisis has been created in Japan due to the funeral of the former Prime Minister of Japan, Shinzo Abe.
it is reported that one protester set himself on fire in protest against the funeral.
Former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe was assassinated on July 8. Japan’s general election was due to be held at the time, and 67-year-old Shinzo Abe participated in an election rally in support of current Prime Minister Bhimio Kipida and his ruling Liberal Democratic Party.
Abe, who was seriously injured in the shooting, died after being hospitalized. Shinzo Abe was the Prime Minister of Japan for a long time.
Although Shinzo Abe has been praised by foreign leaders, it is said that his policies have caused the displeasure of some Japanese people.
The current Prime Minister Fumio Kishida took steps to strongly condemn the murder. The Prime Minister decided to hold a state funeral for former Prime Minister Abe on September 27 at his discretion.
It is inviting world leaders to attend and showing the world that it strongly condemns the killing. American Vice President Kamala Harris, Australian Prime Minister Pravda Asbanis and other state leaders will participate in the funeral.
Current Prime Minister Kimida has been accused by opposition political groups and abusing his powers by holding a state funeral for former Prime Minister Abe.
A protest rally was also held due to Prime Minister Kishida’s decision overriding the cabinet. A protester joined the protest rally in Tokyo set on fire himself. The protester who set himself on fire was admitted to the hospital