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Alleged Japanese Red Army member Tsutomu Shirosaki found guilty, given 12-year sentence

Alleged Japanese Red Army member Tsutomu Shirosaki has been found guilty in his trial over the May 1986 mortar attack on the Japanese embassy in Jakarta. The Tokyo District Court today handed down a 12-year sentence for the attack, in … Continue reading

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Freed by Japanese Red Army in 1977, trial starts for Tsutomu Shirosaki over 1986 Jakarta embassy attacks

The trial of Japanese Red Army associate Tsutomu Shirosaki starts in Tokyo today, September 21st. Shirosaki was deported from the United States in February 2015 and then promptly arrested at Narita Airport. Now aged 68, the veteran far-left activist faces … Continue reading

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Japanese Red Army member Tsutomu Shirosaki deported to Japan, arrested at Narita Airport

Ageing Japanese Red Army activist Tsutomu Shirosaki (67) has returned to Japan — to be promptly arrested at Narita Airport. A Sekigun-ha activist arrested for his part in a bank robbery in 1971, Shirosaki left Japan in 1977 when the … Continue reading

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