Is my akita japanese or american?

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Barked: Thu May 1, '14 11:14am PST 
Bought her a few days ago, the breeders state she is japanese but by her colour she appears to be american so I want to make sure.

Here's 2 photos of her -
http://i59.tinypic.com/a9pb8j .jpg

Any help will be appreciated.

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Barked: Sun May 18, '14 9:21am PST 
http://fc05.deviantart.net/fs70/f/2013/093/f/7/japanese_vs_american_ akita_inu_by_skele_kitty-d60de7u.jpg

http://www.dogbreedinfo.com/ a/akitainu.htm