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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rising_Sun_Flag

The Rising Sun Flag (旭日旗, Kyokujitsu-ki) design was originally used by feudal warlords in Japan during the Edo period. On May 15, 1870, as a policy of the ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Japan

The national flag of Japan is a white rectangular flag with a crimson-red disc in the center. This flag is officially called Nisshōki (日章旗, "sun-mark flag") in the Japanese language, but is more commonly known as Hi no maru (日の丸, "circle of the sun"). The flag embodies Japan's nickname as the Land of the Rising Sun.

thewandereronline.com/why-one-should-never-use-the-japanese-rising-sun-flag-by-dongwoo-kim

Jul 3, 2013 ... But this society that abhors Nazis does not hold the same standard for the images of the Japanese Rising Sun, which, is in a way, even more ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2015/06/27/japan-has-a-flag-problem-too

Jun 27, 2015 ... An anti-Japan protester tears a Japanese Rising Sun flag during a rally outside the Japanese Consulate General in Hong Kong on Aug.

english.anti-risingsunflag.net

What is a rising sun flag? A rising sun flag is the military flag and ensign used primarily by the military forces of Imperial Japan and Japan's Self Defense Forces .

www.japan-guide.com/forum/quereadisplay.html?0+60320

i heard that the rising sun flag might be offensive. kinda like a swastika flag. is that true? would i be pigeonholed if i would walk around in japan ...

www.reddit.com/r/history/comments/5kpe09/why_people_are_still_using_japanese_rising_sun

Dec 28, 2016 ... (if not, you can google it and find it easily) Some western people have used the rising sun flag which has the meaning of Imperial Japan during ...

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2014/02/japan-called-land-rising-sun

Feb 4, 2014 ... Noah asks: Why is Japan called the land of the rising sun? land-of-the-rising-sun Ancient, China developed all of the hallmarks of advanced ...

www.amazon.com/Japan-military-wwII-Rising-Flag/dp/B00884W2TC

Japan military wwII Rising Sun Flag. +. Russia Soviet Union Official Flag wwII. Total price: $9.45. Add both to Cart Add both to List. These items are shipped from ...