Malaysian PM Mahathir given order in Japan

Malaysian PM Mahathir given order in Japan

Malaysiaís Prime Minister Mahathir bin Mohamad (R) is given Grand Cordon of the Order of the Paulownia Flowers by Japan's Emperor Akihito (L) in Tokyo at the Imperial Palace on November 6, 2018. The Order of the Paulownia Flowers is an order presented by the Japanese government, and established in 1888 during the Meiji Restoration as the highest award in the Order of the Rising Sun. Japanís Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (rear L) attended this ceremony, too. ( The Yomiuri Shimbun )

November 8, 2018 5:32 PM (UTC+8)