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  • Japan emperor offers 'remorse' on WWII surrender anniversary story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Aug-15-15 8:11 am

    TOKYO - Emperor Akihito expressed rare "deep remorse" over his country's wartime actions in an address Saturday marking the 70th anniversary of Japan's World War II surrender, a day after the prime minister fell short of apologizing in his own words to the victims of Japanese aggression.