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Tomohiro Kojiri

Tomohiro Kojiri was an Asahi Shimbun reporter shot on 3 May 1987 by a Japanese rightist with a shotgun. Kojiri was 29 years old when he died the next morning. One of his colleagues, Hyoe Inukai, then 42, was also shot and seriously injured. A...


The Sekihōtai was a group of Japanese political extremists in the Bakumatsu, the Japanese civil war in the 1860s. The term also refers to the 1980s group. A reporter, Tomohiro Kojiri, was killed and another was injured when a gunman used a shotgun...