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Japanese Emperor Tries To Make Amends For His Fathers War

For his last time, Japan’s Emperor Akihito addressed a memorial service Wednesday marking the end of World War II. Once again, he expressed “deep...

Japans Emperor Makes Last War-end Anniversary Speech

Japan’s Emperor Akihito has expressed deep remorse over his country’s role in World War II as he made his last appearance at a ceremony marking the end of...

Factbox Japanese Emperor Akihito Remade Monarchys Image

TOKYO – Emperor Akihito, 84, spent much of his three decades on the throne seeking to soothe the wounds of war, reaching out to the those in need, and remaking the...

Japans Akihito Pushed Imperial Boundaries To Reach Out To Asia

TOKYO – When Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko stood, heads bowed, at a seaside cliff on Saipan 60 years after a bloody World War Two battle, their...

China Destroys Hundreds Of Christian Churches And Seizes Bibles As ‘emperor’ Xi Tightens His Iron Grip On Power

CHINA has ransacked churches and encouraged Christians to replace posters of Jesus with portraits of President Xi Jinping, the nation’s most powerful leader since Mao...