Japan's Princess Mako meets with Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra

12 July 2019
2019-07-12 13:04

Japan's Princess Mako met with Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra on Thursday upon visiting Lima to mark the 120th anniversary of Japanese immigration to the Latin American country.

The 27-year-old royal also met with Japanese Peruvians as part of a South American trip that will see her take in the ruins of Machu Picchu. Peru was a major destination for emigrants from Japan, with official estimates of 100,000 Peruvian citizens belonging to the Japanese diaspora. Following Peru, Princess Mako will travel to Bolivia on July 15.

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