The annual Sapporo Snow Festival is held at this time of year, and it’s very popular with local residents and foreign tourists. All sorts of snow statues and ice sculptures are on display.
〜ASEAN: Driving Force of the 'Asian Century'〜
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◆Hatred and Forgiveness
In 1953, Filipino President Elpidio Quirino pardoned Japanese war criminals, even though Japanese soldiers had killed members of his family in the 1945 Battle of Manila. What motivated this act of forgiveness?
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〜Sapporo Snow Festival〜
Here are some of the nighttime light displays at the Sapporo Snow Festival. This year, the festival is on through February 18th.