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How Donald Trump's North Korea 'armada' was actually sailing in wrong direction

 04/19/2017 - 02:02
The USS Carl Vinson remains off the coast of north-west Australia, a defense official said. Photograph: US navy/EFE

Battle of Titans: What Can America do with North Korea?

 04/18/2017 - 04:38
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) and US Vice President Mike Pence (L) shake hands prior to a luncheon hosted by Abe at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo, Japan, 18 April 2017. EPA/EUGENE HOSHIKO / POOL
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During a meeting Tuesday, the Japanese prime minister told the vice president of the United States that he supported the stance taken by the US to keep all options open for countering threats posed by North Korea. But not much can be done without the support of China.

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Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 4:15am
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) and US Vice President Mike Pence (L) shake hands prior to a luncheon hosted by Abe at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo, Japan, 18 April 2017. EPA/EUGENE HOSHIKO / POOL

Thousands came to enjoy Japanese culture at the Cherry Blossom Festival

 04/10/2017 - 10:49
The Tamagawa Dance and Drum Troupe perform at the 20th annual Cherry Blossom Festival.  Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DIA News
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From Japanese calligraphy to fans dressed as their favorite anime, the spring celebration had a wide array of events for people to enjoy!

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Monday, April 10, 2017 - 10:30am
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The Tamagawa Dance and Drum Troupe perform at the 20th annual Cherry Blossom Festival.  Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DIA News

The Shofuso Japanese House and Garden (Photo Gallery)

 04/04/2017 - 11:35
The Shofuso Japanese house consists of a koi pond and island, a tea garden, and a courtyard garden comprise the 17th century-style Japanese walled and fenced garden of this historic site and museum.  Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DIA News
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A trip back to a time of truth, goodness, and beauty while celebrating the Cherry Blossom Festival.  

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Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 11:15am
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The Shofuso Japanese house consists of a koi pond and island, a tea garden, and a courtyard garden comprise the 17th century-style Japanese walled and fenced garden of this historic site and museum.  Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/AL DIA News