August 26, 2016

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  • August 26, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 26, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe arrives in Kenya to attend Japan-led African development confab

  • August 26, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
  • English sites

INTERNATIONAL

Trump aide: No Japan exit by U.S. military

  • August 25, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:50 p.m.
  • English sites

INTERNATIONAL

MOFA seeks to open additional posts, including three in Africa

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan’s smaller businesses the key to long-term support of Africa

  • August 26, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 13:25
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to focus on quality in African investments

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

First TICAD held in Africa reflects rivalry with China

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan readies 100bn yen in lending for Myanmar

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 a.m.
  • English sites

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Responsibility for crisis management in Northeast Asia

  • August 25, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
  • English sites

INTERNATIONAL

Senior GOJ official meets with Chinese premier

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

SLBM launch rattles South Korea

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Australia agree to hold 2+2 meeting this year

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Despite tussles, Japan, S. Korea, China must learn to cooperate

  • August 24, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 13:00
  • English sites

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China, S. Korea should work together to pressure North Korea

  • August 25, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:10 p.m.
  • English sites

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Trilateral diplomacy

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 16
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Foreign Minister Wang Yi

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Kagoshima governor to request temporary suspension of Sendai NPP

  • August 26, 2016
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ECONOMY

Cabinet Office to make budget request of 2.9577 trillion yen

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 11
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ECONOMY

MOFA asks for 12% increase in ODA budget

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

MOFA requests increase of 23.4 billion yen for counterterrorism

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SECURITY

Onaga criticizes “excessive” police presence at Northern Training Area

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 1
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Ospreys to participate in disaster preparedness drills in Sasebo

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Ministry to set up “white hat hacker” training center in FY17

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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SECURITY

Okinawa budget to be curtailed

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

Commentary: Tense frontline of Senkaku defense

  • August 25, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Suga comments on conspiracy legislation

  • August 26, 2016
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

Maehara announces bid for DP presidency

  • August 25, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 10:49 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on August 25

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Koizumi questions talk of extending LDP president’s term

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP chief Nikai makes tactful appointments to party posts

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Women come to the fore in politics

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

GOJ puts together new conspiracy legislation

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

Maehara to run in DP leadership race

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo
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POLITICS

Top LDP official endorses “female emperor”

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Extraordinary Diet session to be convened on Sept. 26

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Mainichi
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SOCIETY

LGBT make up 8% of workforce

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Asahi
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EDUCATION

Mainichi Shimbun and others to create English proficiency test

  • August 26, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 1
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TV PROGRAMS

Efforts to help people die peacefully

  • August 26, 2016
  • , NHK
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