President Barack Obama watches a Yabusame or horseback archery demonstration as he tours Meiji Shrine in Tokyo, Thursday, April 24, 2014. Also watching are National Security Advisor Susan Rice, left, Seitaro Nakajima the shrine's chief priest, fourth from left, and U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy and her husband Edwin Schlossberg at right. Showing solidarity with Japan, Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over a set of disputed islands, but urged all sides to resolve the long-running dispute peacefully.(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
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