September 20, 2016

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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 20, 2016
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Kennedy promises continued U.S. engagement with Tohoku

  • September 18, 2016
  • , Kahoku Shimpo
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Kennedy plants cherry tree on island off Kesennuma

  • September 18, 2016
  • , Kahoku Shimpo
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Kennedy visits environmental NGO in Kesennuma

  • September 18, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

Clinton, Abe agree to strengthen bilateral alliance

  • September 20, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

North Korea announces successful test of new rocket engine

  • September 20, 2016
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Top diplomats of U.S., Japan, ROK discuss North Korea

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to meet with Clinton

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Seoul calls for Abe to send letters to former comfort women

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Burma joins CTBT

  • September 18, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to export satellite to Vietnam

  • September 17, 2016
  • , Mainichi evening edition
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ECONOMY

Japan to further relax rules to welcome more tourists

  • September 18, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese easing policy almost ready for face-lift

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:12 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Haneda Terminal 2 to handle international flights / Preparing for foreign visitors for 2020 Games

  • September 17, 2016
  • , The Japan News evening edition , 8:39 pm
  • English Press

ECONOMY

President Obama anxious to pass TPP legislation

  • September 17, 2016
  • , Asahi evening edition
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ECONOMY

Pact eyed to curb emissions from international flights

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Japan should speed efforts to join fight against global warming

  • September 20, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:35
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

U.S. military official says Japan to resume Henoko work in March

  • September 19, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Two more Ospreys to be deployed at Futenma

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Japan, Australia to discuss updating ACSA

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Asahi digital
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SECURITY

Still wrinkles in security laws

  • September 19, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Central government prevails in Henoko trial

  • September 17, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Editorial: Hold realistic debate on security legislation

  • September 19, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. welcomes Henoko ruling

  • September 17, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Supreme Court dismisses appeal for suspending U.S. military flights at Atsugi

  • September 18, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Editorial: Security laws vital foundations for dealing with various threats

  • September 19, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:27 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: Tokyo’s hollow court victory will not end base issue in Okinawa

  • September 17, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 13:10
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on September 18 and 19

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on September 18

  • September 19, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on September 17

  • September 18, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on September 16

  • September 17, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: Komeito should openly join talks on constitutional revision

  • September 18, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:59 p.m.
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POLITICS

Ogushi to head Democratic Party’s Policy Research Committee

  • September 19, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
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POLITICS

Gist of press briefing by new DP leader Renho

  • September 16, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: Can Renho display leadership in rebuilding Democratic Party?

  • September 16, 2007
  • , The Japan News , 7:38 p.m.
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POLITICS

Former PM Noda appointed as DP secretary general

  • September 17, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Abe to dissolve Lower House for snap election in January?

  • September 17, 2016
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Editorial: Renho will succeed only if she recognizes the difficult challenges she faces

  • September 16, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 7:38 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

GOJ decides not to submit conspiracy bill

  • September 17, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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OPINION POLLS

56% have high hopes for Renho, 73% call for caution over TPP, Kyodo poll

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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OPINION POLLS

Over 90% approve of abdication, 56% have high hopes for Renho, Sankei-FNN poll

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

U.S., Japan, ROK agree to bolster cancer research

  • September 20, 2016
  • , Nikkei digital
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SCIENCE

AI primed to optimize disaster relief

  • September 18, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:40 pm
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Record number of infants under age 1 die of abuse

  • September 18, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 2:32 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Preventing youth suicides

  • September 17, 2016
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

‘Children’s cafeterias’ combat poverty, neglect in Japan

  • September 19, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 14:20
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SOCIETY

In sexless Japan, almost half of single young men and women are virgins: survey

  • September 16, 2016
  • , The Japan Times
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EDUCATION

Japan ranks second lowest in education spending among OECD countries

  • September 15, 2016
  • , Kyodo News
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TV PROGRAMS

Health disparity

  • September 19, 2016
  • , NHK
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TV PROGRAMS

Self-driving revolution

  • September 17, 2016
  • , NHK
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TV PROGRAMS

Experts discuss measures to prepare for torrential rains

  • September 18, 2016
  • , NHK
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TV PROGRAMS

Evolution of tyrannosaurus

  • September 18, 2016
  • , NHK
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