The Asahi Shimbun Weekly
Family members of missing passengers walk next to the yellow ribbons hung in pray for the missing passengers of sunken ferry 'Sewol' at the fense of Jindo port on April 24, 2014 in Jindo-gun, South Korea. The confirmed death toll is...More
April 24, 2014 License
Particpants march on during the Tokyo Rainbow Pride parade through the streets of Shibuya district on April 27, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. Hundreds of gays, lesbians, transsexuals and heterosexual supporters attended the event to celebrate...More
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Bonito streamers are hung over the Iyoki river on April 26, 2014 in Kuroshio, Kochi, Japan. The city, famous for bonito fishing, hang bonito streamers instead of carp streamer, that are hung in celebration for Children's Day on May 5.
April 26, 2014 License
Recovery operation for the missing passengers of the sunken ferry 'Sewol' continues throughout the night on April 25, 2014 in Jindo-gun, South Korea. The confirmed death toll is 183.
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Nemophila in full bloom at Akashi Kaikyo National Government Park on April 25, 2014 in Awaji, Hyogo, Japan.
A family members of the missing passengers of sunken ferry 'Sewol' writes a message onto yellow ribbons on April 24, 2014 in Seoul, South Korea. The confirmed death toll is 169, with more than 130 people still missing.
Protesters face off with riot police as they demonstrate in front of the U.S. Embassy on April 23, 2014 in Manila, Philippines. During the visit by President Barack Obama, U.S. and Philippines are expected to sign a defense agreement...More
April 23, 2014 License
Former health minister Hidehisa Otsuji (2nd R, front row), chairwoman of the LDP Policy Research Council Sanae Takaichi (2nd L, front row) and other Diet members visit Yasukuni Shrine on April 22, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. Internal affairs...More
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Internal affairs minister Yoshitaka Shindo visits Yasukuni Shrine on April 22, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. Around 150 lawmakers flooded Tokyo's Yasukuni Shrine during its spring festival on April 22, a day ahead of U.S. President Barack...More
Participants compete in the Sagara Kusa-Keiba at Sagara Sun Beach on April 27, 2014 in Makinohara, Shizuoka, Japan. The annual event, setting a 700-meter special racecourse on the beach, attracted 30,000 visitors.