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Japanese Emperor Mourns WWII Dead on Peleliu

Japan emperor, empress honor Peleliu dead

PELELIU, Palau (The Yomiuri Shimbun) — Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko offered flowers at a monument for the war dead on Palau's Peleliu Island on Thursday during their commemorative visit to the Pacific island nation 70 years after World War ... Marianas Variety, 1 week ago
Keeping the memory of war alive Japan Times, 1 week ago
Gulf Times

Imperial couple to visit memorials in Peleliu

Japan Apr. 8, 2015 - Updated 20:54 UTC Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko will visit later on Thursday an island in the Pacific where a fierce battle was fought between Japan and the United States during World War Two. The Imperial ...
 NHK1 week ago Imperial couple leaves for Palau  NHK1 week ago Large crowds greet Japan's emperor and empress in Palau  ABC Radio Australia1 week ago Palau prepares for visit by Japan's Emperor and Empress  ABC Radio Australia1 week ago
Jagran Post

Japan emperor prays at World War II battleground on Pacific island

Emperor Akihito and his wife Empress Michiko laid bouquets of white flowers in front of a memorial for Japanese victims after arriving by helicopter on Pelelilu island in the western Pacific nation of Palau. They later prayed at a separate memorial for ...
 Jagran Post1 week ago Emperor Akihito Visits Former Pacific Island Battlegrounds  Austin American Statesman1 week ago Akihito in Palau to pay tribute to WWII dead  DAWN Group1 week ago Japan emperor heads for World War Two battlefield as war memories haunt Asia  Yahoo! Maktoob News1 week ago
Club of Mozambique

Bon voyage

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, left, Prince Akishino, center, and Crown Prince Naruhito wave as Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko depart for Palau, at Haneda International Airport in Tokyo
 Japan Today1 week ago Japanese prince will not attend water forum here  Korea Joongang Daily1 month ago Emperor and prime minister diverge on Japan's memory of war  Irish Times1 month ago Prince urges Japan to remember war  Taipei Times Online1 month ago
Japan Times

Peleliu survivors recall horrors of battle

On April 8, Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko will visit the island of Peleliu in the Republic of Palau, the scene of one of the most intense battles of World War II. The imperial visit nearly 71 years after the battle is intended to console the ...
 Japan Today2 weeks ago Imperial couple meet veterans ahead of visit to Palau battle site to honor the fallen  Pacific Islands News Association4 weeks ago Imperial couple meet survivors of 1944 battle  NHK4 weeks ago Emperor, Empress meet Palau battle veterans ahead of visit  Japan Times4 weeks ago

First day

Princess Kako, the younger daughter of Emperor Akihito's second son Prince Akishino, arrives at the International Christian University (ICU) campus in Tokyo for the entrance ceremony on Thursday. Princess Kako enrolled in ICU's College of Liberal ...
 Japan Today2 weeks ago Prince William to Meet Emperor Akihito During Visit to Japan  Sputnik1 month ago Prince William's First Visit to Japan month ago Prince William visits Yokohama War Cemetery, dines with emperor, empress  Japan Today1 month ago
Japan Times

Imperial Couple to charter plane, sleep on ship to visit Pelau war dead

As this year marks 70 years since the end of World War II, Emperor Akihito plans to fulfill his long-held desire to visit Palau next week, a decade after infrastructure issues ruined his previous plans. Before the Emperor and Empress Michiko ...
 Japan Times2 weeks ago

Imperial Couple to spend night on Coast Guard ship in Palau

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko will spend a night on a Japan Coast Guard ship for the first time ever, during their official trip to Palau on April 8-9, the Imperial Household Agency said Wednesday. The couple will spend the night of April 8 ...
 Japan Times3 weeks ago
Miami Herald

Michelle Obama meets Japan royals

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama meets Japan's Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko. Rough cut (no month ago Michelle Obama to Japan PM: Let’s do lunch  Asian Age1 month ago Photos: Michelle Obama in Japan  Austin American Statesman1 month ago US 1st lady gets taste of Japan's ancient culture in Kyoto  Miami Herald1 month ago

Nakatsuru's new play takes on working poor

By Hideki Sukenari / Yomiuri Shimbun Staff Writer Up-and-coming director-playwright Akihito Nakatsuru focuses on young people suffering from poverty in his new play, Suna no Hone (Bones of the sand), which opens Friday at Theatre Tram in Sangenjaya, ...
 The Japan News1 month ago
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