A Blustery Harbinger of Spring (Japan in Photos)

People are buffeted by strong winds as they enjoy kawazu-zakura cherry trees in full bloom along the banks of the Kyū Nakagawa River in Tokyo on Friday, February 17, 2017. Haruichiban, or the first southern gale of the year, was observed in the Kantō region on Friday, three days later than last year. (© Jiji)

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