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Japan is an island country in the far east of Asia which is home to over 100 million people. It has around 128 million citizens. It has the second-largest economy in the world.

It consists of multiple islands.

Sushi is from Japan. Manga is also from Japan.

Japan defeated Russia in the 1905 Russo-Japanese War. After winning early victories, it sank the Russian Baltic Sea fleet which had been sent around the world. Japan also captured Port Arthur.

Japan sided with the Allies in World War I but was poorly rewarded.

Japan sided with the Axis in World War II, and was defeated with much devastation. Two atomic bombs were dropped on Japan.