May 19, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 19, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • May 19, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

U.S. envoy pick stresses “ironclad” commitment to Japan alliance

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:26 a.m.
  • English Press

AMBASSADOR

Trump’s envoy pick Hagerty terms U.S.-Japan ties “pillar”

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 2:59 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Tillerson meets with South Korean emissary

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei digital
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Apparent China drone near Senkakus is sovereignty violation: Japan

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:19 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan protests to China over drone flying near disputed islands

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:22 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: President Trump must manage his administration properly

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Gov’t to reply over comfort women deal/Report will be submitted to U.N. panel

  • May 18, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:34 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s suicide rate ranks sixth, highest among advanced nations

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 26
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Ship begins regular service between North Korea and Russia

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Poland agree to strengthen cooperation

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Ishihara leaves for Hanoi to attend “TPP 11” meeting

  • May 19, 2017
  • , TBS, TV Asahi
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ECONOMY

Signatories show mixed reactions to the TPP sans U.S.

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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ECONOMY

METI’s farsighted scheme to rehabilitate the power industry

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Tokyo stocks tumble on Trump worries

  • May 18, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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ECONOMY

Japan’s GDP growth masks stubborn deflation woes

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 06:20 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Why is bluefin tuna in danger of extinction?

  • May 18, 2017
  • , Mainichi evening edition , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Female U.S. Navy service member arrested for possession of bullet

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 27
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SECURITY

Editorial: Latest cyberattack is a wake-up call

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 18

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

DP’s Hosono to step down as intraparty group leader

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Koike political style traces back to Nihon Shinto

  • May 17, 2017
  • , Nikkei evening edition , p. 2
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Justice Minister Kaneda

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet support rate falls below 50%, Jiji Press poll

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Jiji , 3:05 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan to ratify Nagoya protocol on genetic resources use

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:37 a.m.
  • English Press

EDUCATION

Persistent opposition in LDP to free higher education

  • May 19, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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TV PROGRAMS

Sex and senior citizens

  • May 18, 2017
  • , NHK
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