March 22, 2017

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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • March 22, 2017
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

DPRK conducts unsuccessful missile launch

  • March 22, 2017
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Gist of Japan-France summit talks

  • March 21, 2017
  • , Yomiuri evening edition , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Interview with South Korean Ambassador to Japan Lee Joon-gyu

  • March 19, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Nations must pressure U.S. on need for close cooperation

  • March 20, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese, EU leaders agree to seek EPA at an early date

  • March 22, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, France confirm nuclear and security cooperation

  • March 21, 2017
  • , All national papers evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

Ambassador Harada to leave MOFA

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, EU leaders eye trade deal framework this year

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Koizumi urges JA to support farmers obtain certification

  • March 18, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Overtime caps to also cover construction, transport workers

  • March 18, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Flawed move to curb overtime, prevent death from overwork

  • March 18, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 3
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Former USTR says Japan should lead efforts to stem protectionism

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

BoJ holds almost 500 trillion yen in government bonds

  • March 18, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 6
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SECURITY

Okinawa chief to attend protest rally at Camp Schwab

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Congress studying Marine force realignment plan in Asia-Pacific

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Four Korean nationals arrested during Okinawa base protests

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 20-21

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Defense Minister Inada in deep trouble despite expectations for her as nation’s next leader

  • March 18, 2017
  • , Sankei digital , 15:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Punishable and unpunishable crimes under Japan’s anti-terrorism bill

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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POLITICS

GOJ submits anti-conspiracy bill to Diet

  • March 22, 2017
  • , All national papers
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POLITICS

Ruling coalition concerned about declining cabinet support

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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POLITICS

Gov’t submits contentious anti-conspiracy bill to Diet

  • March 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rate declines slightly to 51.3%, Jiji Press poll

  • March 17, 2017
  • , Jiji , 15:05
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support drops slightly to 57%, Sankei-FNN poll

  • March 21, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Ruling parties feel sense of crisis over decline in cabinet support rate

  • March 22, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

With “Moritomo” scandal, gov’t approval dips, public opinion polls

  • March 21, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

23% seriously considered committing suicide

  • March 21, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 10:22 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

22,000 transgender patients visited medical facilities in 2015: study

  • March 18, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 13:54 p.m.
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