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Manila Standard Today
Those Japanese tripsOnce very critical of foreign travels, President Benigno Aquino III would have
Those Japanese trips
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Once very critical of foreign travels, President Benigno Aquino III would have flown at least 45 times to 24 countries by the time he gives up the presidency on June 30. And of these, six are trips to Japan. His first was to Yokohama to attend the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Anti-Japanese guerrilla vet still at warMAXIMIANO Gama, 90, is fighting a different war for his pension. TONETTE T. ORE
Anti-Japanese guerrilla vet still at war
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
MAXIMIANO Gama, 90, is fighting a different war for his pension. TONETTE T. OREJAS/INQUIRER CENTRAL LUZON ANGELES CITY—Maximiano Gama, 90, a guerrilla during World War II, is fighting a war that has taken him to a battlefield much different from the... Read more
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Office of the President - Philippines
Undersecretary Manuel L. Quezon III on the week of January 25-29, 2016Statement of Undersecretary Manuel L. Quezon III On the week of January 25-29,
Undersecretary Manuel L. Quezon III on the week of January 25-29, 2016
Office of the President - Philippines / Posted yesterday
Statement of Undersecretary Manuel L. Quezon III On the week of January 25-29, 2016 This week, we welcomed Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko for a historic state visit coinciding with the 60th anniversary of diplomatic... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Japanese Imperial couple’s visit deepens friendship between Japan and Philippines –Palace Philippine President Benigno Aquino III and Their Majesties the Emperor Akihi
Japanese Imperial couple’s visit deepens friendship between Japan and Philippines –Palace
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III and Their Majesties the Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan lead the ceremonial toasts during the State Dinner... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Visit of Japan's emperor, empress in 15 photosMANILA, Philippines — Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko went on a fiv
Visit of Japan's emperor, empress in 15 photos
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko went on a five-day state visit from January 26 to 30 to the country, marking the 60th anniversary of Philippine-Japanese diplomatic relations. Akihito's visit to the Philippines this... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 01.30.16 | News & Observer A dancer, known as "Kukeri", performs on January 3
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
01.30.16 | News & Observer A dancer, known as "Kukeri", performs on January 30, 2015 during the International Festival of the Masquerade Games in Pernik near the capital Sofia. The three-day festival, which started on January... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Imperial Couple leave with mixed memoriesJapan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko exchange pleasantries with Presiden
Imperial Couple leave with mixed memories
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Japan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko exchange pleasantries with President Aquino and President sister Pinky during the departure ceremony at the AGES Hangar, Balagbag ramp, Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Pasay City to conclude their... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rule of law or rule of the people?Almost all the presidential candidates for the May elections – from Vice Presid
Rule of law or rule of the people?
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
Almost all the presidential candidates for the May elections – from Vice President Jejomar Binay to Senator Grace Poe, Mayor Rodrigo Duterte and former DILG Secretary Mar Roxas – have issues thrown against them which could obviously influence the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
An Imperial experienceI had the totally unexpected experience to have had a very short but memorable
An Imperial experience
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
I had the totally unexpected experience to have had a very short but memorable personal conversation with the Empress Consort Michiko last Thursday evening. I was fortunate to have been invited to the reception for the Emperor and Empress of Japan... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Japan royals end state visitMANILA, Philippines – President Aquino led the sendoff ceremony for Japanese Em
Japan royals end state visit
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – President Aquino led the sendoff ceremony for Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko, who ended their five-day state visit to the Philippines yesterday. The 82-year-old emperor and his wife, 81, had a full schedule while... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The ties that bindThe Philippines holds state dinner in honor of Their Imperial Majesties Emperor
The ties that bind
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
The Philippines holds state dinner in honor of Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan ANGEL THOUGHTS Remember, the sinner who is sorry for his sins is closer to God than the just man who boasts of his good... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Sentimental trip endsEmperor Akihito, Empress Michiko thankful for successful Philippine visit Afte
Sentimental trip ends
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Emperor Akihito, Empress Michiko thankful for successful Philippine visit After a highly successful and hectic five-day state visit to the Philippines, Their Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan departed Manila at noon yesterday,... Read more
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The Manila Times
Japan’s emperor, empress end Manila state visitJanuary 30, 2016 11:13 pm Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko wave before depa
Japan’s emperor, empress end Manila state visit
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
January 30, 2016 11:13 pm Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko wave before departing for tokyo. PHoto By RUSSEL PALMA Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko left the Philippines on Saturday,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Imperial Couple’s visit underscores Japan’s commitment to world food security January 30, 2016 (updated) LOS BAÑOS, Philippines – Their Majesties Emperor
Imperial Couple’s visit underscores Japan’s commitment to world food security
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
January 30, 2016 (updated) LOS BAÑOS, Philippines – Their Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko received an overview of the International Rice Research Institute... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
President Aquino leads departure ceremony for Japanese Imperial couple President Benigno S. Aquino III led the send off ceremony for Japanese Empero
President Aquino leads departure ceremony for Japanese Imperial couple
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
President Benigno S. Aquino III led the send off ceremony for Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko in Pasay City on Saturday morning after Their Majesties capped their... Read more
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Sun Star
Japanese Imperial Couple's visit further deepens relations of two countriesPRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III led the send off ceremony for Japanese Emperor Aki
Japanese Imperial Couple's visit further deepens relations of two countries
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III led the send off ceremony for Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko in Pasay City on Saturday morning after they capped their five-day state visit to the Philippines. The Japanese Imperial Couple arrived at the... Read more
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The Columbian
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesCAVINTI, Philippines — With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects i
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines — With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects in a war memorial in the Philippines Friday to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
After 5-day visit, Emperor Akihito, Empress Michiko leave for JapanJapanese Emperor Akihito and his wife Empress Michiko departed for Japan on Sat
After 5-day visit, Emperor Akihito, Empress Michiko leave for Japan
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Japanese Emperor Akihito and his wife Empress Michiko departed for Japan on Saturday, ending their 5-day state visit in the country. The Boeing 747-400 jetliner carrying them and other members of the Japanese delegation took off from the Balagbag... Read more
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Rappler
'Deeper' PH-Japan ties as Japanese emperor, empress end visitIMPERIAL COUPLE. Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko conduct a state v
'Deeper' PH-Japan ties as Japanese emperor, empress end visit
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
IMPERIAL COUPLE. Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko conduct a state visit to the Philippines from January 26-30, 2016. File photo by Joseph Vidal/Malacanang Photo Bureau MANILA, Philippines – Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko... Read more
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Rappler
Carlos Teraoka: Why Emperor Akihito met with this Japino from BaguioHONORARY JAPANESE CONSUL. The life story of Baguio City's Carlos Teraoka embodi
Carlos Teraoka: Why Emperor Akihito met with this Japino from Baguio
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
HONORARY JAPANESE CONSUL. The life story of Baguio City's Carlos Teraoka embodies Emperor's Akihito's message of forgiving but not forgetting about the war. Rappler photo MANILA, Philippines – Among Japinos – Filipinos of Japanese ancestry – whom... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Demigod image of Japanese emperor remains among followersJapan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko arrive at the Sofitel Philippine Pl
Demigod image of Japanese emperor remains among followers
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Japan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko arrive at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza, Pasay City on January 28, 2016 during a meeting with Japanese residents. The emperor and empress were in the country for five days to mark the 60th anniversary of the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Rich, powerful told: No selfies, please, with Japanese royalsJapan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko offer flowers at Japanese Memorial
Rich, powerful told: No selfies, please, with Japanese royals
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Japan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko offer flowers at Japanese Memorial Garden, Caliraya, Cavinti, Laguna province on January 29, 2016. The emperor and empress was in the country for five days to mark the 60th anniversary of the normalization... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Emperor, kin offer flowers for war deadROYALS VISIT IRRIJapan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko visit the world-fa
Emperor, kin offer flowers for war dead
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
ROYALS VISIT IRRIJapan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko visit the world-famous International Rice Research Institute (Irri) where rare rice varieties are produced. The Japanese royal couple are in the country to mark the 60th anniversary of the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A personal memoirTo me, there was more to the visit of Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko to th
A personal memoir
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
To me, there was more to the visit of Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko to the Philippines than being headline news. It brought memories when as a young girl, I went to Tokyo to study Japanese history and English literature at the International... Read more
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The Manila Times
Japan’s royals honor war deadJanuary 29, 2016 10:15 pm by JOEL M. SY EGCO, Senior Reporter Japanese Empero
Japan’s royals honor war dead
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
January 29, 2016 10:15 pm by JOEL M. SY EGCO, Senior Reporter Japanese Emperor Akihito offered flowers Friday at a shrine built in the Philippines for Japanese soldiers killed during Japan’s brutal World War II... Read more
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Rappler
1st Japanese volunteer in PH recalls farmer's life in BenguetAGRICULTURE WORK. Half a century later, Hidekazu Kumano has kept his ties with
1st Japanese volunteer in PH recalls farmer's life in Benguet
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
AGRICULTURE WORK. Half a century later, Hidekazu Kumano has kept his ties with the families of local farmers he worked with in Benguet as Japanese volunteer after the war. Photo courtesy of JICA MANILA, Philippines – The meeting of Emperor Akihito... Read more
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The China Post
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines CAVINTI, Philippines - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
The China Post / Posted 7 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects in the Philippines Friday to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Emperor Akihito visits Japanese troop shrine in PhilippinesCALIRAYA, PHILIPPINES - Japanese Emperor Akihito offered flowers Friday at a sh
Emperor Akihito visits Japanese troop shrine in Philippines
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
CALIRAYA, PHILIPPINES - Japanese Emperor Akihito offered flowers Friday at a shrine built in the Philippines for Japanese soldiers killed during Japan's brutal World War II occupation of the Southeast Asian nation. Filipina "comfort women", sex... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH comfort women ask gov’t: Don’t abandon us in fight for justiceAbandoned by the government–this is how the Malaya Lolas feel in their quest fo
PH comfort women ask gov’t: Don’t abandon us in fight for justice
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
Abandoned by the government–this is how the Malaya Lolas feel in their quest for justice for the abuses they suffered during the World War II under the Japanese regime. Lola Belen Culala, 84 said not one from the government has talked to... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesWith a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects in a war memorial in the
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects in a war memorial in the Philippines Friday to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and accompanied by Empress Michiko,... Read more
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Rappler
Akihito visits Japanese troop shrine in PhilippinesHONOR. Japan's Emperor Akihito (R) with Empress Michiko (L) offer flowers at a
Akihito visits Japanese troop shrine in Philippines
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
HONOR. Japan's Emperor Akihito (R) with Empress Michiko (L) offer flowers at a monument where thousands of fallen WWII Japanese soldiers are buried, during a ceremony on a mountain top in the town of Lumban, Laguna province, Philippines, January 29,... Read more
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Japan Today
Emperor honors Japanese war dead in Philippines ‹ Japan TodayWith a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects in the Philippines Frida
Emperor honors Japanese war dead in Philippines ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 days ago
With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects in the Philippines Friday to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and accompanied by Empress Michiko, he and Michiko each... Read more
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Weekly Times
Akihito honours Japanese war dead With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito has paid his respects at a hilltop war m
Akihito honours Japanese war dead
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito has paid his respects at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Emperor Akihito honours Japanese war dead in PhilippinesVisiting Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko, center, bow their heads t
Emperor Akihito honours Japanese war dead in Philippines
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Visiting Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko, center, bow their heads to pay respects to the Japanese Imperial Forces who died during WWII at the Japanese Memorial Garden, a Japanese war memorial, at Cavinti township, Laguna province... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesCAVINTI, Philippines (AP) - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respe
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 8 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines (AP) - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects Friday at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesCAVINTI, Philippines (AP) - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respe
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 8 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines (AP) - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects Friday at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesCAVINTI, Philippines — With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects F
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines — With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects Friday at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesCAVINTI, Philippines (AP) � With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respe
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines (AP) � With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects Friday at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesCAVINTI, Philippines (AP) - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respe
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
Hawaii News Now / Posted 8 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines (AP) - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects Friday at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesVisiting Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko, center, walk to offer flo
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
Houston Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
Visiting Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko, center, walk to offer flowers and prayers to the Japanese Imperial Forces who died during WWII at the Japanese Memorial Garden, a Japanese war memorial, at Cavinti township, Laguna province... Read more
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Daily Herald
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesCAVINTI, Philippines -- With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines -- With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito paid his respects Friday at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and... Read more
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ABC News
Emperor Akihito Honors Japanese War Dead in PhilippinesClad in black and accompanied by Empress Michiko, they each laid a bouquet of w
Emperor Akihito Honors Japanese War Dead in Philippines
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
Clad in black and accompanied by Empress Michiko, they each laid a bouquet of white flowers and silently prayed near a marble cenotaph in the Japanese memorial garden along Lake Caliraya in Laguna province southeast of the Philippine capital. Some... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PHCAVINTI, Philippines — With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito has paid his respec
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PH
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines — With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito has paid his respects at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and accompanied... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesCAVINTI, Philippines (AP) - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito has paid his r
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 8 days ago
CAVINTI, Philippines (AP) - With a mournful bow, Emperor Akihito has paid his respects at a hilltop war memorial near Manila to the largest number of Japanese invasion troops who died outside their homeland in World War II. Clad in black and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in PhilippinesVisiting Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko, center, walk to offer flo
Emperor Akihito honors Japanese war dead in Philippines
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
Visiting Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko, center, walk to offer flowers and prayers to the Japanese Imperial Forces who died during WWII at the Japanese Memorial Garden, a Japanese war memorial, at Cavinti township, Laguna province... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Japanese emperor, empress honor World War II heroesCAVINTI, Laguna – Japan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko led the families
Japanese emperor, empress honor World War II heroes
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
CAVINTI, Laguna – Japan’s Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko led the families of the fallen Japanese soldiers and war veterans in a solemn wreath-laying ceremony at a war memorial here in Laguna. The couple walked in a solemn manner towards the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘No selfies please’ at reception for emperorJapanese Emperor Akihito waits for Empress Michiko after they are invited into
‘No selfies please’ at reception for emperor
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
Japanese Emperor Akihito waits for Empress Michiko after they are invited into the Malacañang Palace. KRISTINE ANGELI SABILLO/INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO The Japanese imperial couple would have been the subject of selfies among the country’s rich and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH comfort women remember the horrorOn some nights Hilaria Bustamante, 89, would lie awake in bed, consumed by thou
PH comfort women remember the horror
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
On some nights Hilaria Bustamante, 89, would lie awake in bed, consumed by thoughts about the war and the men who destroyed her dreams. Their faces are now a blur in her memory, but certain images linger like old wounds being ripped open. She was 16... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH, Japan seal P97-B commuter rail projectBANQUET FIT FOR EMPEROR President Aquino addresses Emperor Akihito and Empress
PH, Japan seal P97-B commuter rail project
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
BANQUET FIT FOR EMPEROR President Aquino addresses Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko at a state dinner on Thursday in Malacañang’s Ceremonial Hall. With them are the President’s sister Pinky Aquino-Abellada and opposition presidential candidate... Read more
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Pilipino Star
I am Michiko; do you remember me?MANILA, Philippines – Amid a sea of dignitaries during a state dinner in their
I am Michiko; do you remember me?
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Amid a sea of dignitaries during a state dinner in their honor at Malacañang Palace, Japanese Emperor Akihito and his wife Empress Michiko chose to bow before a wheelchair-bound, visually impaired Filipino — former tennis champ... Read more
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