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Reporter: Peter Cave

HAMISH ROBERTSON: Well, Moscow may be bigger, louder, faster and flashier than it was a decade ago, but by contrast, the Japanese capital is, if anything, rather more subdued than it used to be.

The ABC’s Foreign Affairs Editor, Peter Cave, has returned to Japan for the first time since he was the ABC’s correspondent there 20 years ago.

Peter Cave visited Tokyo’s Yasakuni Shrine, where he compiled this report.

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