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May 13, 2019

On May 3, the Festival de Camino a Latinoamerica was held in Odaiba. Above: Angela Karin Ayllon Quisbert, Bolivian charge d'affaires ad interim (back row, center), poses with (from back row, left) Hidejiro Mimura of the association of cultural exchange between Latin America and Japan; Ryuusuke Ohki, secretary-general of the Tokyo Waterfront City Association; Hidehiro Tsubaki, chairman of the Japan-Bolivia Association; Shinji Minami, director of the Foreign Ministry's Latin American and Caribbean Affairs Bureau, South America Division; and the Bolivia Dance Company during a Sicuriada parade celebrating the 120th anniversary of Japanese immigration to Bolivia. | YOSHIAKI MIURA
On May 3, the Festival de Camino a Latinoamerica was held in Odaiba. Above: Angela Karin Ayllon Quisbert, Bolivian charge d’affaires ad interim (back row, center), poses with (from back row, left) Hidejiro Mimura of the association of cultural exchange between Latin America and Japan; Ryuusuke Ohki, secretary-general of the Tokyo Waterfront City Association; Hidehiro Tsubaki, chairman of the Japan-Bolivia Association; Shinji Minami, director of the Foreign Ministry’s Latin American and Caribbean Affairs Bureau, South America Division; and the Bolivia Dance Company during a Sicuriada parade celebrating the 120th anniversary of Japanese immigration to Bolivia. | YOSHIAKI MIURA


Paraguayan Ambassador Raul Florentin Antola (right) dances to music played by 104 arpa (Paraguayan harp) musicians to celebrate the 100th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and Paraguay. |  YOSHIAKI MIURA
Paraguayan Ambassador Raul Florentin Antola (right) dances to music played by 104 arpa (Paraguayan harp) musicians to celebrate the 100th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and Paraguay. | YOSHIAKI MIURA


British Ambassador Paul Madden (left) welcomes Foreign Minister Taro Kono to the ambassador's residence in Chiyoda Ward to celebrate Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II's 93rd birthday on April 25.      courtesy of the british embassy / jun takagi |
British Ambassador Paul Madden (left) welcomes Foreign Minister Taro Kono to the ambassador’s residence in Chiyoda Ward to celebrate Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s 93rd birthday on April 25. | COURTESY OF THE BRITISH EMBASSY / JUN TAKAGI