Sunday, March 24, 2019
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Japan's Emperor Akihito waves to well-wishers who gathered at the Imperial Palace to mark his 84th birthday in Tokyo

Japan’s Emperor Draws Record Birthday Crowd as He Prepares to Abdicate

By Chang-Ran Kim TOKYO (Reuters) A record crowd paid their respects to Japan's 84-year-old Emperor Akihito at Tokyo's Imperial Palace on Saturday, in his first birthday...