Japanese Imperialism during the Meiji Era

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Meiji Emperor becomes a head of Japan

1868

Railway is established through Tokyo and Yokohama

1872

Japan invades Taiwan

1874

Army is reorganized

1878

Ito Hirobumi becomes the first Prime Minister

1885

Constitution is made open and Yamagato Arimoto becomes Prime Minister

1889

Education System is made better

1890

Sino-Japanese War

1894 - 1895

Russo-Japanese War

1904 - 1905

Treaty of Portsmouth

1905

Japan takes over Korea

1910

Emperor Meiji dies

1912