A group of Japanese lawmakers, seen silhouetted in the middle of the photo, offer prayers at the Yasukuni Shrine, which honors Japan's war dead, including World War II leaders convicted of war crimes,... more 
A group of Japanese lawmakers, seen silhouetted in the middle of the photo, offer prayers at the Yasukuni Shrine, which honors Japan's war dead, including World War II leaders convicted of war crimes, in Tokyo during an annual spring festival on Tuesday, April 23, 2013. Dozens of Japanese lawmakers paid homage at the national war shrine Tuesday morning, risking more anger from neighbors South Korea and China over visits they see as failures to acknowledge Japan's militaristic past. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Koji Sasahara
Tue, Apr 23, 2013 5:41 AM EDT