April 9, 2015 – “VOX POPULI: Imperial couple makes pilgrimage to Palau to show ‘war is wrong'” (Asahi)

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko are due to arrive in Peleliu on April 9. The couple will lay flowers before monuments dedicated to both the Japanese and American war dead. The visit is the imperial couple’s “pilgrimage” to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.”