Emperor, Empress will not attend 3/11 disaster memorial service

Jan 20, 2017

Emperor, Empress will not attend 3/11 disaster memorial service

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko will not attend the official annual memorial service for the 2011 tsunami-quake disaster on March 11, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga said Friday. Instead, Prince Akishino, their second son, and his wife, Princess Kiko, will attend the ceremony. Suga ...