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Japan marks 75th anniversary of war end with no Abe apology

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Japan marks 75th anniversary of war end with no Abe apologyTOKYO: Japan on Saturday marked the 75th anniversary of its surrender in World War II, with Emperor Naruhito expressing “deep remorse” over his country’s wartime actions at a somber annual ceremony curtailed by the coronavirus pandemic. Naruhito pledged to reflect on the war’s events and expressed hope that the tragedy would never be repeated. There was no word of apology from Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who gave thanks for the...
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Emperor Naruhito expresses 'deep remorse' over his country’s wartime actions at a sombre annual ceremony.

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