Japan’s Emperor Akihito has said he is worried that age and deteriorating health may affect his ability to carry out his official duties. In a televised speech, he said he could still have problems even if his duties were reduced. The remarks have been widely interpreted as a wish by the 82-year-old emperor to step down. CCTV’s correspondent Terrence Terashima reports.
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