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Diet Debate Showdown in Tokyo

Diet Debate Showdown in Tokyo

Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan, standing at right, answers to Sadakazu Tanigaki, leader of Japans main opposition Liberal Democratic Party, during a Diet showdown in Tokyo on Wednesday, June 1, […]

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Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard Visits Tokyo

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard Visits Tokyo

Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard speaks at the Japan National Press Club in Tokyo on Friday, April 22, 2011. Gillard met with Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan in Tokyo and […]

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Diet Session on Nuke Accident

Diet Session on Nuke Accident

Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan raises his hand before answering questions from opposition lawmakers during the House of Councilors Budget Committee meeting at the Diet in Tokyo on Monday, April […]

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Tokyo Gubernatorial Election 2011

Tokyo Gubernatorial Election 2011

April 10, 2011, Tokyo, Japan – Governor Shintaro Ishihara raises his hands in triumph at his election campaign headquarters following his lopsided victory in the Tokyo gubernatorial election on Sunday, […]

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Nationalists at Yasukuni Shrine

Nationalists at Yasukuni Shrine

A large group of uniformed nationalists all standing to attention at the controversial Yasukini Shrine in Tokyo. Due to the enshrinement of 14 Class-A war criminals, the shrine is a […]