Archive for December, 2013

Politics

Okinawa Residents Protest Against U.S. Military Base Relocation

Okinawa Residents Protest Against U.S. Military Base Relocation

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Naha, Japan – Hundreds of Okinawa residents protest in front of a prefectural government office on against the approval of […]

Sports

All-Japan National Wrestling Championships Emperor’s Cup

All-Japan National Wrestling Championships Emperor’s Cup

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – (L-R) Kaori Icho and Chihiro Kumabe during the Emperor’s Cup All Japan Wrestling Championships Women’s 59kg Second […]

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Nippon News – 2013 in Pictures

News

Tokyo Michiterasu 2013 Illumination in Tokyo

Tokyo Michiterasu 2013 Illumination in Tokyo

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Pedestrians at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Michiterasu 2013, in front of Tokyo Station on December […]

Traditional Japan

Emperor Akihito 80th Birthday at the Imperial Palace

Emperor Akihito 80th Birthday at the Imperial Palace

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Flanked by his family, Japan’s Emperor Akihito waves to flag-waving well-wishers celebrating his 80th birthday during a […]