May 26, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 26, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • May 26, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe arrives in Italy for G7, talks with President Trump

  • May 26, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Trump mulls 1st visit to Japan in Nov.: key transition team member

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 02:04 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia to survey disputed isles in June for joint projects

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:46 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to urge tougher G-7 line on North

  • May 25, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:12 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Trump’s strategy for stabilizing the Middle East to be put to test

  • May 25, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:48 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Erratic Trump needs to dispel distrust in him in Middle East

  • May 26, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:30 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump in the Middle East

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: PM Abe at G7

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump at G7

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5

INTERNATIONAL

Vietnamese prime minister to visit Japan from June 4

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:23 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan’s direct investment in U.S. hits record high in 2016

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 1:40 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Panel calls for gov’t to maintain goal of primary balance surplus

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 11
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ECONOMY

Japan, Canada to cooperate for November summit of TPP nations

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:12 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Mexico vows cooperation with Japan to bring TPP into effect

  • May 26, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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ECONOMY

Japan’s Diet OKs appointment of nuclear safety regulator chief

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:35 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: KEPCO has huge responsibility in restarting nuke plants

  • May 25, 2017
  • , The Mainichi
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ECONOMY

Nuclear power advisory body to be created

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

SECURITY

Meeting on preventing nuclear terrorism to be held in Tokyo next week

  • May 25, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 15:17 p.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. military to position bases irrespective of Japanese opinion

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SDF chief’s retirement re-extended by one year

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 26
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SECURITY

Osprey expenses earmarked in Navy budget request for the first time

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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SECURITY

“North Korea is behind cyberattack,” former NSA specialist

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Sankei , Lead story
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SECURITY

Analysis: Taking the measure of North Korea’s military power

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan reeling from shock of losing Australian submarine deal

  • June 14, 2017
  • , p. 30 - 31
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SECURITY

USMC might reconsider force relocation to Guam

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Asahi
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SECURITY

SDF troops complete withdrawal from South Sudan

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Nikkei, Sankei, Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

‘White hat hacker’ training center to combat cyber-attacks

  • May 26, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:10 a.m.
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 25

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Opposition steps up offensive against Abe over school scandal

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 4:07 p.m.
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POLITICS

Gist of discussions at Lower House Commission on the Constitution, May 25

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Party leaders’ debate to be held soon

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Long-lasting administrations hinge on “Kantei’s leadership”

  • May 25, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 10
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POLITICS

Former MEXT official’s comments rock Abe administration

  • May 26, 2017
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OPINION POLLS

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SCIENCE

Japanese, U.S. universities to discuss whaling in June

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:05 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan amends law for tighter control of ivory business

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:08 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Day care wait lists still growing in much of Japan

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:00 a.m.
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SOCIETY

New gov’t website launched to promote Japanese culture

  • May 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:14 p.m.
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