Moon worship confirms that the mother of suspected killer Shinzo Abe is a believer

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The mother of the man accused of killing Shinzo Abe is a member of the Unification Church, also known as the “Moon Sect.” This was confirmed by this organization on Monday, July 11. The suspect said he wanted to take revenge on her by targeting the former Japanese prime minister.

Tetsuya Yamagami, 41 years old, Resent a particular organization And they decided kill Shinzo Abe, Japanese police said on Friday, because the former prime minister was believed to be linked to them. Japanese media soon mentioned a religious organization without naming it, and claimed that Mr. Yamagami was angry with her for allegedly receiving large donations from his mother, putting her family in great financial distress.

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The suspect’s mother, Tetsuya Yamagami, is a member of our organization and attends church events about once a month Tomihiro Tanaka, head of the Japanese branch of the Unification Church, said at a hastily organized press conference in Tokyo on Monday (July 11). He did not give details of the suspect’s mother’s donations, citing an ongoing police investigation with which the organization wants to “cooperate”.

Terrified by the assassination of Shinzo Abe

This woman joined this cult in 1998 and the organization learned that she had found herself in serious financial trouble around 2002, according to Mr. Tanaka. “ We do not know the circumstances that led this family to bankruptcy. He also emphasized that donations to the church were on a voluntary basis and that the amounts were free.

This official also stressed that his organization was horrified by the assassination of Mr. Abe, who said, “No Start was one of its members or advisors. According to him, it is crazy for Shinzo Abe to be killed due to a dispute related to the Moon Sect because the former Prime Minister was never a part of it. But in the 1960s, Shinzo Abe’s grandfather, former Prime Minister Nobusuke Kishi, appeared with Reverend Moon, who highly appreciated his fervent anti-communism. It is said, but never proven, that the two men were working together in real estate.

Messages of support for a sister association

Shinzo Abe himself recorded video messages in support of a sister association of the sect, which was also set up by Reverend Moon, according to reports. Our correspondent in TokyoAnd the Bruno Duval. The Japanese media does not elaborate on this very delicate topic. Social networks have become unruly. There are countless racist comments blaming Koreans for Shinzo Abe’s death.

The Unification Church was founded in 1954 in South Korea by Sun Myung Moon (1920-2012). It is mainly found in this country as well as in the United States and Japan. The teachings of this cult, famous for mass group marriages, are based on the Bible, with new interpretations.

Moon, a very controversial figure who became a billionaire thanks to the vast economic empire built by his church, claimed that, at the age of 15, he had a vision of Jesus Christ that required him to continue his mission, until humanity reached a stage of purity. without sins “.

(with France Press agency)

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