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San Antonio Express-News
Japan bids adieu to landmark that hosted presidents, starsPhoto: Shizuo Kambayashi,...
Japan bids adieu to landmark that hosted presidents, stars
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Stamford Advocate
Japan bids adieu to landmark that hosted presidents, starsIn this photo Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, visitors relax at the lobby at main lobb
Japan bids adieu to landmark that hosted presidents, stars
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
In this photo Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, visitors relax at the lobby at main lobby of Hotel Okura in Tokyo. The Hotel Okura, a favored Tokyo lodging for U.S. presidents, movie stars and other celebrities, is closing the doors of its iconic,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Japan bids adieu to landmark that hosted presidents, starsPhoto: Shizuo Kambayashi,...
Japan bids adieu to landmark that hosted presidents, stars
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
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Rappler
Japan protests China news agency's call for emperor apologyJAPANESE ROYALTY. Japan's Emperor Akihito (L) and Empress Michiko (R) wave from
Japan protests China news agency's call for emperor apology
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
JAPANESE ROYALTY. Japan's Emperor Akihito (L) and Empress Michiko (R) wave from the balcony of the Imperial Palace during their annual new year greeting in Tokyo on January 2, 2015. Photo by Toshifumi Kitamura/AFP TOKYO, Japan - Tokyo said Friday,... Read more
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The Telegraph
Sand and summit mix, not on beachNEXT TIME, LIKE THIS? Putin, who has agreed to change a venue on Modi's request
Sand and summit mix, not on beach
The Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
NEXT TIME, LIKE THIS? Putin, who has agreed to change a venue on Modi's request, is seen inside a research bathyscaphe while submerging into the Black Sea as he takes part in an expedition near Sevastopol, Crimea, on Tuesday. (Reuters) New Delhi,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
Japan Emperor Akihito offers ‘remorse’ in addressPrime Minister Shinzo Abe, meanwhile, stayed away from a contentious Yasukuni s
Japan Emperor Akihito offers ‘remorse’ in address
The Mining Journal / Posted 16 days ago
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, meanwhile, stayed away from a contentious Yasukuni shrine that honors war criminals among other war dead. He instead prayed and laid flowers at a nearby national cemetery for unnamed fallen soldiers ahead of the annual... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Support for Japan's Abe bounces after 'utmost grief' for war statementTOKYO Support for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has bounced in the first p
Support for Japan's Abe bounces after 'utmost grief' for war statement
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 16 days ago
TOKYO Support for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has bounced in the first poll conducted after he expressed "utmost grief" for the suffering Japan caused during World War Two in a speech marking the 70th anniversary of Japan's defeat. Abe said... Read more
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Reuters
Support for Japan's Abe bounces after 'utmost grief' for war statementTOKYO Support for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has bounced in the first p
Support for Japan's Abe bounces after 'utmost grief' for war statement
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
TOKYO Support for Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has bounced in the first poll conducted after he expressed "utmost grief" for the suffering Japan caused during World War Two in a speech marking the 70th anniversary of Japan's defeat. Abe said... Read more
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The Columbian
Japan's Akihito expresses 'deep remorse' over WWII actionsTOKYO — Japan’s emperor expressed his “deep remorse” on Saturday over his count
Japan's Akihito expresses 'deep remorse' over WWII actions
The Columbian / Posted 16 days ago
TOKYO — Japan’s emperor expressed his “deep remorse” on Saturday over his country’s actions during World War II, strengthening his usual statement of regret on the anniversary of the end of a particularly ignominious period in Japanese history. At... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
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Japan emperor offers 'remorse' on WWII surrender anniversary
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
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The China Post
Japan emperor offers 'remorse' on surrender anniversary TOKYO -- Emperor Akihito expressed rare "deep remorse" over his country's war
Japan emperor offers 'remorse' on surrender anniversary
The China Post / Posted 17 days ago
TOKYO -- Emperor Akihito expressed rare "deep remorse" over his country's wartime actions in an address Saturday marking the 70th anniversary of Japan's World War II surrender, a day after the... Read more
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Daily Mail
US, Japanese cities mark WWII end with Pearl Harbor ceremonyAmerican and Japanese cities mark VJ Day with Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony on
US, Japanese cities mark WWII end with Pearl Harbor ceremony
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
American and Japanese cities mark VJ Day with Pearl Harbor memorial ceremony on 70th anniversary of Second World War's end Honolulu and sister city Nagaoka, the hometown of Japanese admiral who planned Pearl Harbor attack, unveil plaque... Read more
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Daily Mail
Japan marks anniversary of VJ Day as Prime Minister admits 'suffering'Japan marks 70th anniversary of VJ Day as Prime Minister admits 'immeasurable s
Japan marks anniversary of VJ Day as Prime Minister admits 'suffering'
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
Japan marks 70th anniversary of VJ Day as Prime Minister admits 'immeasurable suffering' his country caused - buts sparks fury as he says it shouldn't have to keep apologising forever Shinzo Abe admitted the suffering Japan had inflicted in Second... Read more
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Independent
VJ Day anniversary: Queen leads memorials in London despite alleged terror threatVeterans and prisoners of war of the conflict joined Queen Elizabeth II and oth
VJ Day anniversary: Queen leads memorials in London despite alleged terror threat
Independent / Posted 17 days ago
Veterans and prisoners of war of the conflict joined Queen Elizabeth II and other members of the monarchy at a church service in St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London On the other side of the world, Japan, China and South Korea have also held... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Japan marks 70 years since end of WWIIEmperor Akihito and Empress Michiko offer silence prayers before the altar duri
Japan marks 70 years since end of WWII
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko offer silence prayers before the altar during the annual memorial service for war victims in Tokyo. (Toru Yamanaka, AFP) Tokyo - Japan on Saturday marks 70 years since the end of WWII, with dozens of politicians... Read more
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Christian Today
70 years after war ends, Japanese Emperor expresses 'deep remorse'Japan's Emperor Akihito delivers a speech next to Empress Michiko during a memo
70 years after war ends, Japanese Emperor expresses 'deep remorse'
Christian Today / Posted 17 days ago
Japan's Emperor Akihito delivers a speech next to Empress Michiko during a memorial service ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of Japan's surrender, which ended World War II. Japanese Emperor Akihito marked the 70th anniversary of the end of... Read more
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Washington Post
Japan’s emperor appears to part ways with Abe on pacifism debateJapan's Emperor Akihito, right, delivers his remarks with Empress Michiko durin
Japan’s emperor appears to part ways with Abe on pacifism debate
Washington Post / Posted 17 days ago
Japan's Emperor Akihito, right, delivers his remarks with Empress Michiko during a memorial service in Tokyo (Shizuo Kambayashi/AP) TOKYO — Japan’s emperor expressed his “deep remorse” Saturday over his country’s actions during World War II,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Japan marks WWII anniversary amid criticismJapan has marked the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II amid criticism
Japan marks WWII anniversary amid criticism
Aljazeera / Posted 17 days ago
Japan has marked the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II amid criticism from neighbours China, South and North Korea, which bore much of the brunt of Japan's militarist march. Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko joined Prime Minister Shinzo... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Japan marks 70th anniversary of WWII surrenderVisitors bow to pay respects to the war dead at Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo Saturd
Japan marks 70th anniversary of WWII surrender
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
Visitors bow to pay respects to the war dead at Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. Japan marked the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II. Photo: Eugene Hoshiko, AP Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe delivers his remarks during... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Japan's Emperor Akihito expresses 'deep remorse' for warJapan's Emperor Akihito (2nd R) and Empress Michiko (R) pay silent tribute to m
Japan's Emperor Akihito expresses 'deep remorse' for war
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 17 days ago
Japan's Emperor Akihito (2nd R) and Empress Michiko (R) pay silent tribute to mourn war victims at the cenotaph for the U.S. Army's 81st Infantry Division, on Palau's Peleliu Island, in this photo released by Kyodo April 9, 2015. Mandatory... Read more
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Washington Post
Emperor offers a regal critique of Japan’s drift away from pacifismJapanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko attend a program of traditional ho
Emperor offers a regal critique of Japan’s drift away from pacifism
Washington Post / Posted 20 days ago
Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko attend a program of traditional horsemanship, ancient Japanese polo and pennant-streaming at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo in May. (Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Images) TOKYO — Emperor Akihito is a man of few... Read more
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Japan Today
Empress has myocardial ischemia, scan shows ‹ Japan TodayEmpress Michiko has myocardial ischemia, an ailment in which blood has trouble
Empress has myocardial ischemia, scan shows ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 23 days ago
Empress Michiko has myocardial ischemia, an ailment in which blood has trouble reaching the heart due to a blockage in the coronary arteries, the Imperial Household Agency said Sunday night. The agency made the announcement after the empress, 80,... Read more
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Forbes
Is Japan's Emperor Akihito Trying To Stop Abe?It is a puzzle, with an intriguing, possibly explosive, solution. Why now, aft
Is Japan's Emperor Akihito Trying To Stop Abe?
Forbes / Posted 27 days ago
It is a puzzle, with an intriguing, possibly explosive, solution. Why now, after 70 years, did Japan’s Imperial Household Agency on August 1 agree to release the original phonograph record of Emperor Hirohito’s surrender speech first broadcast to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Japan emperor's WWII surrender speech audio master releasedJapan's Imperial Household releases original audio of Emperor Hirohito's WWII s
Japan emperor's WWII surrender speech audio master released
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
Japan's Imperial Household releases original audio of Emperor Hirohito's WWII surrender speech Photo: The broadcast of late Japanese Emperor Hirohito's WWII-ending speech marked the first time most Japanese had heard his voice. (AFP/Imperial... Read more
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