April 13, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 13, 2017
  • , NHK, TBS, Fuji TV
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • April 13, 2017
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe evasive about U.S. intelligence on Syria attack

  • April 13, 2017
  • , TBS, Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan disappointed with Security Council failure to agree on Syria

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Jiji , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. calls for bilateral trade negotiations with Japan

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Asahi , Lead story
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INTERNATIONAL

Agriculture to be targeted in Japan-U.S. economic dialogue

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe acknowledges rising tension on Korean peninsula

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Former Diet member Suzuki, Russian deputy FM discuss North Korea situation

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China must take concrete actions to enhance pressure on North Korea

  • April 12, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:42 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Tokyo must aim for dialogue with Pyongyang, not military action

  • April 12, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:05 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan ranked fourth in 2016 for development assistance spending: OECD

  • April 12, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Syria

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. applying pressure on China over North Korea

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Nikkei, All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe says Japan to seek U.S. support for rescuing abductees in Korea contingency

  • April 12, 2017
  • , Nikkei, Sankei evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Sri Lanka agree on further cooperation

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to visit UK, Norway

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. to widen scope of talks on North Korea strike

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. to give diplomacy a chance in dealing with North Korea

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeks U.S. notice on N. Korea

  • April 12, 2017
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Toshiba selects 4 overseas bidders as potential buyer of its chip unit

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 0:32 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Western Digital seeks exclusive rights to Toshiba Memory

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:00 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S. calls for bilateral trade negotiations

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

N. Korea may be able to attack with sarin-tipped missiles: Abe

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa seeks prefectural referendum on Henoko project

  • April 12, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SECURITY

Crimes by U.S. military personnel in Okinawa drop to lowest level ever in 2016

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 27
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese snapping up Japanese land

  • April 1, 2017
  • , p. 32-33
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SECURITY

Cartoon: Abe

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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POLITICS

DP’s Hosono to relinquish key post

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 12

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

DP members at odds over Japan-India nuclear agreement

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

More DP Tokyo chapter members planning to leave the party

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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POLITICS

Aso supports Abe’s running for third term as LDP president

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Editorial: DP lawmaker’s exit shows conservative objections to cooperation with JCP

  • April 12, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:38 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan gov’t approves Osaka’s bid to host 2025 World Expo

  • April 11, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:26 p.m.
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POLITICS

Aso expresses intention to expand his political faction

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Over 30% of persons with disabilities report discriminatory treatment, Tokyo Shimbun poll

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , Lead story
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OPINION POLLS

SCIENCE

Gov’t, industry, academia join forces to cultivate AI specialists

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

Police draft rules for driverless-car tests on public roads

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Talented women ditch corporate life for nonprofits

  • April 13, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

TV PROGRAMS

Consumer debt surges due to “card loans”

  • April 12, 2017
  • , NHK
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