June 23, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 23, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • June 23, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK to launch panel to examine comfort women pact with Japan

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei digital
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Don’t let North Korea buy time

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe confirms plan to cooperate on Turkey’s nuclear power plant project

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Costa Rica seeks FTA with Japan

  • June 22, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:08 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. and China remain at odds over pressure on North Korea

  • June 23, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

North Korean foreign ministry launches website

  • June 23, 2017
  • , NHK, Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to send research mission to Northern Territories

  • June 23, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe to retain Vice Foreign Minister Sugiyama

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Lighthizer comments on U.S.-Japan economic dialogue

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

JA Zenchu presidential candidates seek to check gov’t farm reform push

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Regulator urges background checks on students using reactors

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 02:22 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Farm Minister Yamamoto’s planned visit to Europe criticized in LDP

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Toshiba must settle conflict with WD over sale of chip unit soon

  • June 22, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 08:07 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s consumption uptick convincing no one

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 06:35 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun poll of 100 major companies

  • June 20, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

GOJ to beef up TPP taskforce

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

Aircraft carrier USS Nimitz enters Western Pacific

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 1:49 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Tokyo to choose cheaper Aegis option to beef up missile defense

  • June 23, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S., Japan to hold “2+2” meeting on July 14

  • June 23, 2017
  • , TV Asahi
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SECURITY

Iwakuni mayor accepts relocation of carrier-borne aircraft

  • June 23, 2017
  • , NTV, TBS, Fuji TV
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Transfer to add 60 aircraft, 3,400 troops to Iwakuni air base

  • June 23, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

LDP calls for easing requirements on defense equipment transfer

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

U.S. forces strengthening base in Saitama Prefecture

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 14
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SECURITY

Okinawa marks 72nd anniversary of fierce WWII ground battle

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 02:04 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Cartoon: Okinawa Memorial Day

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S.-Japan test to shoot down ballistic missile apparently fails

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Asahi, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 22

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Nippon Ishin expels Yoshimi Watanabe

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Political atmosphere in Tokyo an indicator of national politics

  • June 22, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 31
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POLITICS

Govt’s new human resources project focuses on tuition-free education

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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POLITICS

Editorial: Abe must heed demand for extra Diet session under Article 53

  • June 23, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 01:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: The Constitution

  • June 23, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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SOCIETY

Businesses, support groups aim to lend hand to single mothers

  • June 21, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:08 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

16% of theaters, concert halls reject guests with service dogs: survey

  • June 20, 2017
  • , Mainichi evening edition , p. 8
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TV PROGRAMS

Japanese defense policy at crossroads

  • June 23, 2017
  • , NHK
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