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ITV and Anne-Marie apologize for Ant and Dec Saturday Night

ITV and Anne-Marie apologize for Ant and Dec Saturday Night

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The show's hosts wore headbands that featured the Japanese Rising Sun flag during a martial arts inspired performance of Ciao Adios. The flag is seen by some as a symbol of Japan's imperialist past. Anne-Marie also apologized for the "hurt" it had caused but said she had "nothing to do" with costumes. ITV said it has "taken steps to re-edit" parts of Saturday's episode for its catch-up service ITV Hub The channel said any offense "was clearly unintended" South Korea wants the flag to be banned at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic games. Some politicians there have compared it to the Nazi swastika.Japan's national flag is a red disc on a white background. WHAT IS THE RISING SUN FLAG ALL ABOUT The rising sun flag has a similar red disc but with 16 red rays coming from it. Both fla...