October 20, 2016

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 20, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 20, 2016
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Kennedy hosts luncheon for award winners

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

North Korea fails to launch ballistic missile again

  • October 20, 2016
  • , All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

JBIC to jointly finance Russian LNG development in Arctic Circle

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Sankei , Lead story
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Russians have high hopes for Japan’s economic cooperation

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe meets with Brazilian leader

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Don’t let UNESCO memory heritage list be used for political purposes

  • October 19, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan should show dignity in push for UNESCO reform

  • October 20, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon : Tokyo Olympics

  • October 20,2016
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to offer to Malaysia patrol boats

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Upper House TPP special committee to be set up on Oct. 21

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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ECONOMY

New feud may set back Japan’s TPP vote

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:45 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Diet debates Paris accord, Kishida admits it should have begun earlier

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Japan to tighten oversight of high-frequency trading

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 12:17 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Honda to triple output of business jet

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:03 am
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Nishinoshima expands, and so do Japan’s territorial waters

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 24
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Komeito team considering relocation of Futenma base to another U.S. base in Okinawa

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 1
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SECURITY

SECURITY

How the U.S. military spies on Okinawans and me

  • October 19, 2016
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Osprey noise to be monitored in Kisarazu next week

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Opposition parties call on Farm Minister to resign

  • October 20, 2016
  • , NTV
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on October 19

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: Constitutional commissions at Diet must have productive discussions

  • October 19, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:05 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Tsuyoshi Tabata joins LDP parliamentary group in Lower House

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gaps between views of political parties on emperor’s abdication

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: LDP amendment draft is a flawed perception of the Constitution

  • October 19, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 14:10
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: LDP should scrap conservative draft of revised Constitution

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

POLITICS

Maximum time in office for LDP president likely to be extended to nine years

  • October 20, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo
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SOCIETY

Gov’t, academia paying consideration to LGBT community

  • October 19, 2016
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 15
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TV PROGRAMS

Young Japanese attracted to “rakugo”

  • October 19, 2016
  • , NHK
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