Emperor Emeritus Akihito collapses and temporarily loses consciousness

National Jan 30, 2020

Emperor Emeritus Akihito collapses and temporarily loses consciousness

Emperor Emeritus Akihito temporarily lost consciousness and collapsed at his Tokyo residence on Wednesday, but a subsequent medical checkup found no abnormalities, the Imperial Household Agency said Thursday. The 86-year-old's condition is back to normal and he had breakfast as usual on Thursday morning, according ...