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2017/8/20 - 8/26 9 US adults
 

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KAKEHASHI Project Congressional Leaders
2017/8/20 - 8/26 9 US adults

  Under the “KAKEHASHI Project” of Japan’s Friendship Ties Program, 9 Congressional leaders visited Japan for 7 days from August 20 to August 26 to participate in the program aimed at promoting their understanding of Japan with regard to Japanese politics, economy, society, culture, history, and foreign policy. Through lecture by ministries, visiting historical sites, experience of traditional culture, participants enjoyed a wide range of opportunities to improve their understanding of Japan.


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Ministry of Defence (Tokyo)
Testimony by an A-Bomb survivor (Hiroshima)

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Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park (Hiroshimaj)
Zen Meditation and Tea Ceremony at Shorinji Temple (Kyoto)


*For more information, please see "Record of the program". (PDF/258KB, Official site of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs)