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This photo provided by the Imperial Household Agency of Japan on Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, shows the conference room inside of a bunker at the palace compound in Tokyo. The original recording of Japan's Emperor Hirohito's war-ending speech has come back to life in digital form. The original sound was released Saturday by the Imperial Household Agency in digital format, ahead of the 70th anniversary of the speech and the war's end. On the eve of the announcement, Hirohito met with top government officials to approve Japan's surrender inside the bunker dug at the palace compound. (Imperial Household Agency of Japan via AP)

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