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Shinzo Abe

In pictures: State funeral of Shinzo Abe

Final respects in Tokyo for Japan's longest-serving prime minister

Shinzo Abe, Japan's assassinated former prime minister, stood down in 2020 for health reasons. He was the country's longest-serving premier, and was honored with a state funeral on Sept. 27 that divided public opinion.     © Reuters

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