Japan

A police officer stands guard near a facility for the disabled, where a deadly attack by a knife-wielding man took place, in Sagamihara, Kanagawa prefecture, Japan, July 26, 2016

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A police officer stands guard near a facility for the disabled, where a deadly attack by a knife-wielding man took place, in Sagamihara, Kanagawa prefecture, Japan

Men play the augmented reality mobile game "Pokemon Go" by Nintendo on their mobile phones as they walk at a busy crossing in Shibuya district in Tokyo, Japan

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Men play the augmented reality mobile game “Pokemon Go” by Nintendo on their mobile phones as they walk at a busy crossing in Shibuya district in Tokyo, Japan

A woman using a mobile phone walks past a shop selling Pokemon goods in Tokyo, Japan

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A woman using a mobile phone walks past a shop selling Pokemon goods in Tokyo, Japan

Election officers count votes at a ballot counting centre for Japan's upper house election in Tokyo, Japan

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Election officers count votes at a ballot counting centre for Japan’s upper house election in Tokyo, Japan

A girl looks around displays at the world premiere of 'Meet Vincent van Gogh' exhibition in Beijing, China, June 15, 2016

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A girl looks around displays at the world premiere of ‘Meet Vincent van Gogh’ exhibition in Beijing, China today

epaselect epa05360870 An image rotated 180 degrees shows raindrops on a car window reflecting pedestrians walking past a stock market indicator board in Tokyo, Japan, 13 June 2016. Japan's stocks dropped sharply due to a stronger yen and worries on the 'Brexit' possibility. The benchmark Nikkei 225 Stock Average lost 582.18 points, or 3.51 percent, to close at 16,019.18.  EPA/FRANCK ROBICHON

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Raindrops on a car window reflect pedestrians walking past a stock market indicator board in Tokyo, Japan. Japan’s stocks dropped sharply due to a stronger yen and worries on the ‘Brexit’ possibility

Chair of the Board of Governors of the F...Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Janet L. Yellen (L) chats with US Secretary of the Treasury Jacob J. Lew (C) during a welcome reception hosted by the City of Sendai on May 19, 2016. The group -- including US Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi -- will converge at a hot spring town north of Tokyo where two days of meetings kick off from May 20. / AFP PHOTO / KAZUHIRO NOGIKAZUHIRO NOGI/AFP/Getty Images

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Chair of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Janet L. Yellen chats with US Secretary of the Treasury Jacob J. Lew during a welcome reception hosted by the City of Sendai, Japan 

Mitsubishi Motors President Tetsuro Aikawa reacts during a press conference announcing the embattled carmaker's earnings for the fiscal year 2015, in Tokyo

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Mitsubishi Motors President Tetsuro Aikawa reacts during a press conference announcing the embattled carmaker’s earnings for the fiscal year 2015, in Tokyo

ANA Welcomes New Recruits

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Newly hired employees hold up banners for a group photograph during the welcome ceremony of ANA Holdings Inc. at the company’s hanger in Tokyo, Japan

Women chat as they look at cherry blossoms in almost full bloom in Tokyo

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Women chat as they look at cherry blossoms in almost full bloom in Tokyo

Women take a selfee with blooming cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo, Wednesday, March 30, 2016. Visitors enjoy a total of 1,100 cherry trees of 65 different types that start to bloom from February until the end of April at the park.

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Women take a selfie with blooming cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo today. Visitors enjoy a total of 1,100 cherry trees of 65 different types that start to bloom from February until the end of April at the park.

Models display creations by Japanese designer Jotaro Saito during the 2016 Autumn/Winter Collection at the Tokyo Fashion Week in Tokyo

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Models display creations by Japanese designer Jotaro Saito during the 2016 Autumn/Winter Collection at the Tokyo Fashion Week in Tokyo

A boy plays on a jungle gym at Shiba park in Tokyo, Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

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A boy plays at Shiba park in Tokyo

Japan's LED and HID parts manufacturer LYZER displays a demo car, the Lamborghini Murcielago finished with pink Swarovski crystals on the whole body, at Tokyo Auto Salon 2016 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba on January 15, 2016. The exhibition, one of the largest annual custom car and car-related product show, held here over the three-day period from January 15 to January 17.

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Japan’s LED and HID parts manufacturer LYZER displays a demo car, the Lamborghini Murcielago finished with pink Swarovski crystals on the whole body, at Tokyo Auto Salon 2016 at Makuhari Messe in Chiba on Friday

Mongolian-born grand sumo champion Yokozuna Harumafuji (L) performs the New Year's ring-entering rite at the annual celebration for the New Year at Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, Japan

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Mongolian-born grand sumo champion Yokozuna Harumafuji (L) performs the New Year’s ring-entering rite at the annual celebration for the New Year at Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, Japan

A U.S. Air Force F15 fighter jet takes off from Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, southwestern Japan

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A U.S. Air Force F15 fighter jet takes off from Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, southwestern Japan

apanese traditional female dancers, maikos, and performers, geikos attend the new year's ceremony at the Gion Kobu Kaburenjo Theater

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Japanese traditional female dancers, maikos, and performers, geikos attend the new year’s ceremony at the Gion Kobu Kaburenjo Theater

New Year's Fire Review in Japan...epa05089354 Members of the Edo Firemanship Preservation Association balance on top of bamboo ladders during a demonstration at the New Year's fire review held by the Tokyo Fire Department in Tokyo, Japan, 06 January 2016. Some 2,800 firefighters perform various emergency rescue and firefighting demonstrations in an effort to promote the prevention of fire and disaster in the annual event.

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Members of the Edo Firemanship Preservation Association balance on top of bamboo ladders during a demonstration at the New Year’s fire review held by the Tokyo Fire Department in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday

President of sushi restaurant chain Sushi-Zanmai, Kiyoshi Kimura (C) holds a long fish knife as he poses with a 200-kilogram bluefin tuna at his main restaurant near Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market on January 5, 2016. The bluefin tuna was traded at 117,000 USD (14 million yen) at the wholesale market on the first trading day of the new year. Tsukiji market will close its doors after 80 years followed by a new market opening in Toyosu this autumn.

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President of sushi restaurant chain Sushi-Zanmai, Kiyoshi Kimura holds a long fish knife as he poses with a 200-kilogram bluefin tuna at his main restaurant near Tokyo’s Tsukiji fish market on Tuesday. The bluefin tuna was traded at 117,000 USD (14 million yen) at the wholesale market on the first trading day of the new year

A child looks at window cleaners work while dressed in sheep and monkey costumes, denoting animal signs of the Chinese zodiac calendar, during an event marking the upcoming end of the year at a hotel in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday. According to the zodiac calendar, 2015 is the year of the sheep and 2016 is the year of the monkey

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A child looks at window cleaners work while dressed in sheep and monkey costumes, denoting animal signs of the Chinese zodiac calendar, during an event marking the upcoming end of the year at a hotel in Tokyo, Japan, on Monday