STATE VISIT

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan welcome by the grade school students of the  Manila Japanese School at Sofitel Philippine Plaza  in Manila, Tuesday, January 26, 2016. Their Majesties are on a five-day state visit to the country, marking the 60th anniversary of Philippine-Japanese diplomatic relations. BENHUR ARCAYAN/Malacañang Photo Bureau
Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko welcome by students from Manila Japanese School at Sofitel Philippine Plaza in Manila, Tuesday, January 26, 2016. Their Majesties are on a five-day state visit to the country, marking the 60th anniversary of Philippine-Japanese diplomatic relations. BENHUR ARCAYAN/Malacañang Photo Bureau