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Japan observes 73rd anniversary of end of World War 2

Japan observes 73rd anniversary of end of World War 2

(Photo by Nicolas Datiche/AFLO) Japan marked the 73rd anniversary of the end of World War II. Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko attended the memorial ceremony at Tokyo Budokan Martial Arts […]

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WWII Archives: Second Sino-Japanese War

WWII Archives: Second Sino-Japanese War

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Unknown Location – Japanese Zero Fighter Pilots of the China Area Fleet receive instructions before a first sortie in the […]

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WWII 69th Anniversary Memorial Ceremony

WWII 69th Anniversary Memorial Ceremony

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Japan observes the 69th anniversary of the nation’s surrender in World War II with Emperor Akihito and […]

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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 Japan’s World War II Surrender

68th Anniversary of Japan’s World War II Surrender

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe bows before the altar during a ceremony in Tokyo marking the 68th […]