6 July 2018
Japanese Embassy in Yangon held a reception for the 64th anniversary of Japan Self Defence Forces Day in Yangon on Thursday.
It is an annual event that commemorates the formation of the Japan Self Defence Force. Lt-Gen Myo Zaw Thein of the Commander-in-Chief (Army) Office attended the celebration together with the Yangon Command Commander, Senior Military officers, the diplomats, UN agencies and invited guests.
After playing the national anthems of the two countries, the Japanese traditional drum was played.