May 2, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 2, 2017
  • , All TV networks
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • May 2, 2017
  • , All newspapers and TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

USG official says THAAD system operational

  • May 2, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

More transparency sought on nukes

  • May 1, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:34 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Ignoring international pressure risky for North Korea

  • May 1, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Kim Jong Un

  • April 30, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe, Trump hold teleconference to discuss Russia, North Korea

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Differing motives complicate ‘TPP 11’

  • May 2, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 1:37 am
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ECONOMY

Gov’t to show map of potential final nuclear disposal sites in summer

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 13:46:45 JST
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ECONOMY

Fisheries Agency raises tuna catch limit for Nagasaki

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Effectuating TPP without U.S. still faces hurdles

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

SECURITY

MSDF escorts U.S. Navy ship for 1st time under new security laws

  • May 1, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Commentary: Japan-US alliance entering uncharted territory

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Questions raised after Japan issues order to protect U.S. ships

  • May 1, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

SECURITY

Analysis: Low-risk mission aimed at inuring public to SDF’s new role

  • May 2, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 14:55 JST
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Editorial: MSDF to guard U.S. vessels with an eye on DPRK threat

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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SECURITY

Editorial: Is escorting U.S. vessel a necessary mission for Japan?

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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SECURITY

SDF’s escort operation for U.S. vessel draws criticism

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 25
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SECURITY

Editorial: Tokyo Metro suspension not an overreaction

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

MSDF vessel undertakes “asset protection”

  • May 2, 2017
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

Guam-based USAF drone arrives at Yokota

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Children touched guns on display at Atsugi base festival

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 1

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Yosano returns to bolster LDP

  • May 1, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 10:45 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Referendum for constitutional revision to be conducted separately from election

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Mainichi , Lead story
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POLITICS

Abe vows to amend Constitution

  • May 2, 2017
  • , All national papers
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

Highlights of the April 2017 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • May 1, 2017
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1517] – pp. 8–10
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Most Japanese back permanent abdication system for emperors, Kyodo News survey

  • May 2, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 07:07:48 JST
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Poll finds 89% value role of Constitution, Yomiuri poll

  • April 29, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:35 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Japan divided over revising Article 9 amid N. Korea threats, Kyodo News poll

  • April 30, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 20:49:24 JST
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Number of female researchers in Japan surges

  • May 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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