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Why Japan's Emperor Abdication Matters

At age 82, and in declining health, the emperor of Japan, Akihito, indicated in a televised address on August 9 that he is contemplating abdication from the world's oldest hereditary monarchy. In itself, that would seem unremarkable news, ... MSNBC Newsweek, 1 week ago

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Prince Akishino's Thailand visit canceled over safety concerns

Prince Akishino, the younger son of Emperor Akihito, will not visit Thailand this week as scheduled, the Imperial Household Agency announced Monday in the wake of a series of bomb blasts last week that left more than four people dead and more than ...
 Japan Times1 week ago

Modernizing the Imperial house's succession law

LONDON In his broadcast on Aug. 8, Emperor Akihito reflected on his age and growing infirmity. He wondered for how long he could continue to carry out his duties properly? He was careful to avoid any comment that could be seen as inappropriate to ...
 Japan Times1 week ago

Abe fails to mention 'reflection' over the past war

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) walks past Japan's Emperor Akihito (L) and Empress Michiko during a ceremony marking the 70st anniversary of Japan's unconditional surrender in World War II at Budokan Hall in Tokyo, Japan August 15, 2015. weeks ago

Joshua Walker on CCTV - Japan's Emperor Hints at Wish to Abdicate

Japan's 82-year-old Emperor Akihito, speaking in only his second televised address to the public in 27 years, has indicated that he wants to step down.GMF's Dr. Joshua Walker discussed the issue on CCTValongsideLiu Youfa, former Vice President of ...
 German Marshall Fund1 week ago A big blow to Abe's revisionist designs weeks ago Uncertainty in Japan as emperor hints at abdication  Equilibrio Informativo2 weeks ago Reading behind Akihito's words weeks ago

JAPÓN MONARQUÍA - El emperador Akihito de Japón aborda hoy su futura abdicación en televisión

El emperador Akihito de Japón abordará hoy su futura abdicación a través de un mensaje televisado que será la segunda intervención de este tipo que el monarca hace desde que accediera al Trono del Crisantemo en 1990. Akihito hablará ...
 EFE3 weeks ago JAPÓN MONARQUÍA - El emperador afrontará su abdicación en un discurso en agosto, según NHK  EFE1 month ago JAPÓN MONARQUÍA - El Gobierno inicia los trámites para facilitar la sucesión de Akihito  EFE1 month ago JAPÓN MONARQUÍA - El emperador nipón Akihito tiene previsto abdicar, según el Gobierno  EFE1 month ago
Japan Times

Emperor may speak publicly about his future as early as Aug. 8, sources say

The Imperial Household Agency is considering arranging an opportunity for 82-year-old Emperor Akihito to publicly express his view on his future as early as Aug. 8, government sources said Friday, amid speculation that he is considering abdicating. ...
 Japan Times4 weeks ago Japan emperor likely to express view about his role, possibly in Aug.  Mainichi Daily News1 month ago Emperor will speak to the public on live TV in August  Japan Times1 month ago Emperor likely to publicly express view about his role, possibly in Aug  Japan Today1 month ago
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Text of Emperor Akihito's unprecedented video message

This is the official translation of Emperor Akihito's video message broadcast Monday. A major milestone year marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II has passed, and in two years we will be welcoming the 30th year of Heisei. As ...
 Japan Times2 weeks ago Full text of Emperor Akihito's video message  Mainichi Daily News3 weeks ago

Japanese Emperor Akihito gives rare TV speech

In a rare televised speech, Japan's Emperor Akihito has addressed his people directly about his declining health. "I am already 80 years old, and fortunately I am now in good health," said the monarch, who turns 83 in December. "However, when ...
 WCVB.com3 weeks ago 'Wonder if I can continue fulfilling my duties': Japanese emperor  Rediff.com3 weeks ago

Japan's Emperor may announce abdication in Aug

Tokyo, July 29 Japanese Emperor Akihito has planned to deliver a televised speech in August on his desire to abdicate in favour of his son Naruhito, officials said on Friday. Officials from the Imperial Household Agency said Akihito, 82, intends ...
 Chandigarh Tribune1 month ago Japanese emperor to deliver abdication speech in August  India Online.in1 month ago
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