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August 12, 2017

Angela Ayllon, charge d'affaires of the Bolivian Embassy, greets Shunsuke Takei, vice minister of foreign affairs, during a reception to celebrate of the anniversary of Bolivia's independence at Tokyo Prince Hotel on Aug. 3. |  COURTESY OF THE BOLIVIAN EMBASSY
Angela Ayllon, charge d’affaires of the Bolivian Embassy, greets Shunsuke Takei, vice minister of foreign affairs, during a reception to celebrate of the anniversary of Bolivia’s independence at Tokyo Prince Hotel on Aug. 3. | COURTESY OF THE BOLIVIAN EMBASSY


Ecuadorian Ambassador Jaime Barberis (center) and his wife, Maria, celebrate Ecuador's independence day with Takahiro Nakamae, director-general of the Foreign Ministry's Latin American and Caribbean Affairs Bureau, during a reception at Hotel New Otani in Tokyo on Aug. 10. |  YOSHIAKI MIURA
Ecuadorian Ambassador Jaime Barberis (center) and his wife, Maria, celebrate Ecuador’s independence day with Takahiro Nakamae, director-general of the Foreign Ministry’s Latin American and Caribbean Affairs Bureau, during a reception at Hotel New Otani in Tokyo on Aug. 10. | YOSHIAKI MIURA