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Japan Marks The 67th Anniversary Of World War II

Japan Marks The 67th Anniversary Of World War II

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) August 15, 2012, Tokyo, Japan – Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda offers bows during a ceremony marking the 67th anniversary […]

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Mitama Festival at Yasukuni Shrine

Mitama Festival at Yasukuni Shrine

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) July 14, 2012, Tokyo, Japan – A couple dressed in traditional Japanese clothing take a picture of themselves in front […]

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Japan Marks The 66th Anniversary Of World War II

Japan Marks The 66th Anniversary Of World War II

August 15, 2011 – Tokyo, Japan – A man dressed in a Japanese military uniform proudly holds up the flag of Japan at Yasukuni Shrine. Thousands of people visit this […]

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Mitama Festival at Yasukuni Shrine

Mitama Festival at Yasukuni Shrine

A group of girls dressed in yukata walk past lanterns during the annual Mitama festival at Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo, Japan on July 15, 2011. There are approximately 3,000 lanterns […]

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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 […]