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The 68th anniversary of Japan surrender in World War II ceremony in Tokyo

The 68th anniversary of Japan surrender in World War II ceremony in Tokyo

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) August 15, 2013, Tokyo, Japan – Emperor Akihito, left, accompanied by Empress Michiko and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, foreground, takes […]

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68th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima

68th Anniversary of the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Hiroshima, Japan – Colorful paper lanterns float on the Motoyasu River in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome on marking […]

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May Day Rally Sponsored by the National Confederation of Trade Unions

May Day Rally Sponsored by the National Confederation of Trade Unions

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Carrying union banners and hand-made signs bearing such words as “Stop” and “No,” participants in a May […]

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Job Hunt Rally in Tokyo

Job Hunt Rally in Tokyo

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Hundreds of vocational school would-be graduates are in high spirits during a prep rally for job hunting […]

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National Foundation Day

National Foundation Day

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Revelers carry portable shrines down the main street lined with chic boutiques and snazzy cafes to celebrate […]