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Trump is first head of state to meet Japan's new emperor

One year ago   |   By WGN TV

TOKYO - Under a blazing hot sun at Japan's Imperial Palace, President Donald Trump on Monday became the first world leader to meet the new emperor of Japan.
The president, who is on a four-day state visit, was the center of attention at a grand outdoor welcome ceremony where he took a solo walk down red carpets, reviewing Japanese troops as the guest of honor. The pomp and pageantry then gave way to meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about trade and other world issues.
Trump's “state call” opened with handshakes and greetings from Naruhito, who ascended to the throne on May...
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President Trump Becomes the First World Leader to Meet Japan's New Emperor

One year ago   |   By Time

President Donald Trump got the red carpet treatment Monday at Japan's Imperial Palace where he made history, becoming the first world leader to meet with the new emperor of Japan.
Emperor Naruhito ascended to the throne on May 1, opening what is called the era of “Reiwa,” or “beautiful harmony.” The president and first lady Melania Trump kicked off the formal visit with handshakes and greetings with Naruhito and Empress Masako.
The president, who is on a four-day state visit to Japan, was treated to a welcome ceremony full of pomp and pageantry. On a hot, sunny day, Trump stood at...
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Trump is first head of state to meet Japan's new emperor

One year ago   |   By My Sanantonio

TOKYO - President Donald Trump got the red carpet treatment Monday at Japan's Imperial Palace where he made history, becoming the first world leader to meet with the new emperor of Japan.
Emperor Naruhito ascended to the throne on May 1, opening what is called the era of "Reiwa," or "beautiful harmony." The president and first lady Melania Trump kicked off the formal visit with handshakes and greetings with Naruhito and Empress Masako.
The president, who is on a four-day state visit to Japan, was treated to a welcome ceremony full of pomp and pageantry. On a hot, sunny day, Trump stood at...
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Trump to be first head of state to meet Japan's new emperor

One year ago   |   By ABC News

President Donald Trump is at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo for his state call with Japan's new emperor
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