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Pokemon Go launches in Japan

Pokemon Go launches in Japan

Fans try out Pokemon Go in front of the Kabukiza theater in Tokyo’s Ginza district on July 22, 2016, Tokyo, Japan. (All photos by Kenjiro Matsuo/AFLO) The Pokemon Go app […]

News, Politics

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Ruling Coalition Wins Majority in Upper House

Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Ruling Coalition Wins Majority in Upper House

Tokyo, Japan – Japanese Prime Minister and ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) president Shinzo Abe pins a rosette on his party’s candidates list in the Upper House election at the […]

News, Society

Brexit shockwaves hit Japan

Brexit shockwaves hit Japan

A miniature toy model of Queen Elizabeth II and a British European Union passport on June 23, 2016 in Tokyo, Japan. British voters opted to leave the EU after votes […]

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Massive Protest in Okinawa Opposing US Military Bases

Massive Protest in Okinawa Opposing US Military Bases

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Okinawa, Japan – Demonstrators attend a rally in Okinawa opposing US military bases in Japan on June 19, 2016. The […]

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Smart Community Japan 2016

Smart Community Japan 2016

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – SoftBank’s humanoid robot Pepper performs at the Smart Community Japan 2016 show at Tokyo Big Sight on […]