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U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy places a bouquet of flowers at a cemetery of war dead killed in the World War II at the Peace Memorial Park in Itiman, Okinawa prefecture on February 12, 2014.
U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy places a bouquet of flowers at a cemetery of war dead killed in the World War II at the Peace Memorial Park in Itiman, Okinawa prefecture on February 12, 2014.

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