June 2, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 2, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • June 2, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. imposes additional sanctions on DPRK

  • June 2, 2017
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Putin mentions U.S. base threat if disputed isles given to Japan

  • June 2, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Statue symbolizing comfort women to be erected in southern U.S.

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China detains Japanese citizen on suspicion of espionage

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 30
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump and Chancellor Merkel

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Allow Yang’s visit to open the door to more dialogue with China

  • June 1, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 07:51 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan names new ambassadors to Paraguay, Brunei, Fiji

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:48 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan to hold 2+2 meeting

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan to let state-backed R&D agencies invest in private sector

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:56 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Rengo head Kozu to step down

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 1
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ECONOMY

Interview series (Part 3): FPMAJ President Masayo Tada on drug prices

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
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ECONOMY

JA Tokyo chapter head to run for JA Zenchu presidency

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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SECURITY

U.S. military to continue using Kadena ramp

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

USMC helicopter makes precautionary landing on Kumejima

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

ROK F-16s make emergency landing at Yokota

  • June 1, 2017
  • , TV Asahi
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SECURITY

Battle of Okinawa memorial to be held in Hawaii for 1st Time

  • June 1, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 11:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Tokio Marine tie-up seen bolstering cybersecurity insurance

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SDF holds joint drills with two U.S. aircraft carriers in Sea of Japan

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

Edward Snowden warns of looming mass surveillance in Japan

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 1

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

Exclusive: Whistleblower Snowden warns of looming mass surveillance in Japan

  • June 1, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:56 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

PM Abe meets with six special advisors to cabinet

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

PM Abe criticizes former vice minister of education over scandal

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 30
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POLITICS

Editorial: Japan’s Abe should remember success is not measured in days

  • June 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: PM Abe

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Tokyo Governor Koike becomes leader of political group

  • June 2, 2017
  • , All national papers
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Japan voices regret over U.S. exit from Paris climate accord

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Kyodo News
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SCIENCE

Companies set sights on Japan’s homegrown GPS

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:44 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

CO2 concentration levels in Japan hit record highs in 2016

  • May 31, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:08 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Nanotech molds promise cheap, fast way to detect cancers

  • June 2, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:13 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Opinion: NHK’s conspicuously passive coverage of Kake scandal

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

TV PROGRAMS

Companies struggle to retain young employees

  • June 1, 2017
  • , NHK
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