30m 00s
Special Edition: Emperor's Abdication
NEWSROOM TOKYO
30m 00s

Broadcast on April 30, 2019
Available until November 30, 2019

On April 30th, Emperor Akihito abdicated the throne, bringing to a close the three-decade Heisei era. We feature the highlights of the abdication ceremony, and look back at the Emperor’s life as the symbol of the State.