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Emperor and empress visit Okinawa for first time since enthronement

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Emperor Naruhito and Empress Masako arrived in Okinawa on Saturday. It is their first visit to the island prefecture since his enthronement in 2019. The emperor is scheduled to give a speech at the opening ceremony of the festivals in Ginowan on Sunday. The empress has not visited in 25 years.
Published 4 months ago · Okinawa, Japan

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Emperor and empress visit Okinawa for first time since enthronement

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