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Shinji Okazaki captains Japan in 100th game

Shinji Okazaki captains Japan in 100th game

Japan soccer fans hold up Shinji Okazaki banners as Okazaki is interviewed after playing in his 100th full international for his country. (Photo by YUTAKA/AFLO) The Leicester City striker takes […]

Features, Japan Daily Life

Cat island Aoshima

Cat island Aoshima

Cats outnumber residents almost 10 to 1 on Aoshima island, off the coast of Ozu city in Ehime prefecture. (All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) Our reporter visited the island on […]

Anime

Anime Japan 2016

Anime Japan 2016

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Cosplayers pose for a picture during Anime Japan 2016 on March 26, 2016. Anime Japan 2016 brings […]

Pictures of the Week

Pictures of the Week (Mar. 19 – Mar. 26)

Pictures of the Week (Mar. 19 – Mar. 26)

Tokyo, Japan – (L to R) Canadian child actor Jacob Tremblay and American actress Brie Larson attend the Japanese premiere for the film “Room” on March 21, 2016. Brie Larson […]

Archives, Traditional Japan

Japan Drone 2016

Japan Drone 2016

Chiba, Japan – A man looks at a drone on display during the Japan Drone 2016 at Makuhari Messe on March 24, 2016. Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) or drones are […]