December 16, 2016

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 16, 2016
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 16, 2016
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe not first Japanese leader to visit Pearl Harbor

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Gist of Japan-Russia summit meeting, Dec. 15

  • Decmber 16, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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INTERNATIONAL

Full text of Abe’s remarks to reporters after Japan-Russia summit on Dec. 15

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 6
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. sees Japan-Russia talks as important for regional stability

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Kyodo News , 12:35 p. m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Sovereignty issue looms as Japan, Russia weigh joint development

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:30 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Putin utilizes Japan for advancing Russia’s global presence

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe, President Putin hold summit talks in Yamaguchi

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Arduous road ahead for Japan-Russia “coexistence”

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

What Taylor Anderson left

  • December 14, 2016
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 1
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Netherlands agree to agricultural cooperation

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

LH, UH committees on agriculture adopt resolution calling for raising farmers’ compensation rate to 90%

  • December 14, 2016
  • , Japan Agricultural News , Lead story
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ECONOMY

Rapid move toward Japan-EU EPA “agreement in principle” possible

  • December 15, 2016
  • , Japan Agricultural News , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Casino law enactment deepens public distrust in politics

  • December 15, 2016
  • , The Mainichi
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ECONOMY

Gov’t compiles regulations to protect foreign interns’ human rights

  • December 15, 2016
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 15
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ECONOMY

Handling 2011 accident costs will test TEPCO’s ability to reform

  • December 15, 2016
  • , The Japan News , 8:17 pm
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ECONOMY

JNFL suspected of having submitted false report

  • December 14, 2016
  • , Mainichi evening edition , p. 10
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SECURITY

Osprey flights in Okinawa may resume next week

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Asahi digital
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Okinawa papers continue to focus on Osprey accident

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Senior U.S. official backs Osprey pilot’s crash-landing decision

  • December 15, 2016
  • , Jiji Press
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Governor Onaga asks DM Inada to remove Ospreys from Okinawa

  • December 15, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:00 p.m.
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SECURITY

Governor Onaga lodges protest over Osprey accident

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Nuclear disaster response drill held at Yokosuka

  • December 15, 2016
  • , Tokyo Shimbun evening edition
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SECURITY

Cartoon: Abe and Osprey

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Asahi , p. 16
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 15

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Nikkei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Editorial: Diet showing disturbing signs of being totally dysfunctional

  • December 15, 2016
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 15:00
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POLITICS

Diet session to be convened in late January

  • December 16, 2016
  • , Mainichi
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TV PROGRAMS

Underground development causing risk of sinkholes

  • December 16, 2016
  • , NHK
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SOCIAL MEDIA

Some Twitter users sympathize with top Marine official in Okinawa

  • December 16, 2016
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