Okinawa Marks 68th Anniversary Of End of 'Battle Of Okinawa'

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Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto attends the peace memorial to mark the... News PhotoAnniversary,Attending,Conflict,Horizontal,Itoman - Okinawa,Japan,Okinawa Peace Memorial Park,Okinawa Prefecture,Osaka Prefecture,Toru Hashimoto,WarPhotographer Collection: The Asahi Shimbun 2013 The Asahi ShimbunITOMAN, JAPAN - JUNE 23: (CHINA OUT, SOUTH KOREA OUT) Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto attends the peace memorial to mark the 68th anniversary of the termination of the Battle of Okinawa at Okinawa Peace Memorial Park on June 23, 2013 in Itoman, Okinawa, Japan. During the 3-month ground battle at the end of World War II, more than 200,000 people were killed. (Photo by The Asahi Shimbun/The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images)