A Silver Wedding Anniversary in the Japanese Imperial Family

June 29, 2015

According to THE ASAHI SHIMBUN

Prince Fumihito, Princess Kiko celebrate their silver wedding anniversary today, June 29, marking 25 years of close ties and expanded activities with the public, including providing hope to a tsunami-devastated town.

A month after the magnitude-9.0 quake and tsunami ravaged the town, Fumihito informed an acquaintance in Otsuchi that he wanted to visit and offer his condolences to the victims.

In May 2011, Fumihito and Kiko made the six-hour journey by train and by car to see firsthand the damage in Otsuchi.

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