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Protest in Tokyo against President Trump’s decision to withdraw US from Paris climate accord

Protest in Tokyo against President Trump’s decision to withdraw US from Paris climate accord

(All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) Members of environmental groups Greenpeace and 350.org protested against U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out from the Paris climate accord near the U.S. […]

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Japan’s Princess Mako to Marry Commoner

Japan’s Princess Mako to Marry Commoner

(Photo by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) Local media reported early this week that Japan’s Princess Mako will be engaged to Kei Komuro, her former classmate at International Christian University who now works […]

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Japan faces potato chips crisis

Japan faces potato chips crisis

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) Potato chip products are disappearing from the shelves in Japanese supermarkets. Japanese snack manufacturers Calbee and Koikeya announced that they will stop selling some […]

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King and Queen of Spain Arrive in Japan

King and Queen of Spain Arrive in Japan

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) Spain’s King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia arrived at Tokyo International Airport on April 4. The royal couple will meet Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo […]

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Interpets Asia Pacific 2017

Interpets Asia Pacific 2017

(All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) Interpets Asia Pacific is being held at Tokyo Big Sight from March 30 to April 2. This year, 403 companies from 17 countries are […]