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Former PM Shinzo Abe assassinated during election event

Former PM Shinzo Abe assassinated during election event

Copies of an extra edition of a newspaper are handed out in Tokyo’s Yurakucho district on July 8, 2022 showing the news that Japan’s former Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has […]

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Nakagin Capsule Tower Demolition

Nakagin Capsule Tower Demolition

A general view of the Nakagin Capsule Tower in Ginza, Tokyo, Japan on October 5, 2021. (Photo by AFLO) Demolition work continues at Nakagin Capsule Tower, an iconic structure designed […]

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The 75th anniversary of the end of World War II in Tokyo

The 75th anniversary of the end of World War II in Tokyo

August 15, 2020, Tokyo, Japan – People visit the controversial Yasukuni shrine to honor war victims in Tokyo on Saturday, August 15, 2020. Japan marked the 75th anniversary of its […]

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Summer heat wave in Japan

Summer heat wave in Japan

August 11, 2020, Kumagaya, Japan – A thermometer displays a temperature of 39.5-degree Celsius in Kumagaya, suburban Tokyo on Tuesday, August 11, 2020. Heatwave attacked Kanto region and some points […]

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Tokyo raises coronavirus alert level to red

Tokyo raises coronavirus alert level to red

The Rainbow Bridge is lit up in red, after the Tokyo Metropolitan Government has issued a “Tokyo alert” due to an increase in coronavirus cases in Tokyo, Japan on June […]