Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe addresses a joint meeting of the US Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photograph: Gary Cameron/Reuters.

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The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, December 7th, 1941 Photograph: Reuters

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