Imperial Family of Japan

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan Visit Izu Ōshima. (VIDEO)

On Friday, February 28, 2014, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan visited the island of Izu Ōshima where they met with residents living in a temporary housing complex.

According to Kyodo News, last October the “…island was hit hard by mudslides triggered by a powerful typhoon.”