Mrs. Obama and Mrs. Abe in Tokyo Thursday before attending an event for the Let Girls Learn initiative. Reuters
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is greeted by Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko on Thursday at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. –Reuters
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama traveled west on Friday from Tokyo to Kyoto. Since arriving in Japan on Wednesday, she has met with Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko as well as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. In addition to promoting the Let Girls Learn initiative, Mrs. Obama is enjoying what the ancient capital city of Kyoto has to offer before leaving for her next stop, Cambodia, Friday evening.