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Japan

3 dead as car plunges from 5th floor of a parking lot in Kanagawa, Japan, police say - Tokyo Reporter

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Japan

Japan's Nikkei 225 closes down 0.16% at 19114.37 on final trading session of 2016 - MarketWatch

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World War II

Japan's Defense Minister Tomomi Inada visited Tokyo shrine honoring Japan's war dead, including convicted war criminals, after Pearl Harbor visit - AP

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Asia

Asia markets drop at open, with Japan's Toshiba tumbling on fears of a significant write-down - CNBC

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Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

Bullet train service resumes following strong earthquake in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan - @HirokoTabuchi

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Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

No abnormalities reported at Tokai nuclear power station in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, following strong earthquake - NHK

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Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

Update: USGS says earthquake reported in Japan was magnitude-5.9, about 18km (11 mi) north-northeast of Daigo, Ibaraki Prefecture

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Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

Map: Seismic activity following report of a magnitude-6.3 earthquake striking Ibaraki, Japan; heavy shaking reported - @HirokoTabuchi

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Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan

Preliminary reports of a magnitude-6.3 earthquake striking in Japan's Ibaraki Prefecture; no tsunami warning issued - NHK

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World War II

South Korea's opposition politicians urge that a compensation settlement for Korean women forced into sexual slavery by Japan's military in World War II be nullified - AP

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World War II

Photo: President Obama and Japan's Abe pay respects to Pearl Harbor veterans after speaking - @WestWingReport

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President Obama to Japan's Abe at Pearl Harbor: I welcome you here in the spirit of friendship, the people of Japan have always welcomed me; there's more to be won in peace than in war, reconciliation carries more rewards than retribution

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President Obama, with Japan's Abe at Pearl Harbor: Wars can end, the most bitter of adversaries can become allies; fruits of peace always outweigh the plunder of war

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President Obama, at Pearl Harbor, says US-Japan alliance 'helped underwrite an international order that has prevented another world war'

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President Obama, after Japan's Abe speaks at Pearl Harbor: Even the deepest wounds of war can give way to friendship and lasting peace

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Japanese Prime Minister Abe at Pearl Harbor: 'There world needs the spirit of tolerance and the power of reconciliation now' - @mikememoli

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Japanese Prime Minister Abe at Pearl Harbor: 'I offer my sincere and everlasting condolences to the souls who lost their lives here' - @Jordanfabian

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Japanese Prime Minister Abe on visiting USS Arizona Memorial in Hawaii: 'It was a place that brought utter silence to me' - @Jordanfabian

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World War II

Photo: US President Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Abe laying wreaths at USS Arizona Memorial - @AlliemalCNN

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Japanese Prime Minister Abe, President Obama lay wreaths at Pearl Harbor memorial - AFP

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