August 15, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 15, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 15, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Abe, Trump vow to work to stop N. Korea missile launch at Guam

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:19 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia eye cruise tour around disputed islands

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:12 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Trump’s off-course policies pose the greatest risk to the U.S. economy

  • August 14, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 6:42 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Nursing care schools see surge in foreign students

  • August 14, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:25 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump, Abe to discuss North Korea over phone

  • August 15, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. military leader confirms defense commitment to South Korea

  • August 15, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Top DPRK diplomat proposed dialogue to Foreign Minister Kono

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe assures four prefectural leaders of GOJ’s defense commitment

  • August 15, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

China to ban imports of selected DPRK items

  • August 15, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korea to extend GSOMIA with Japan by one year

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

More comfort women statues erected in South Korea

  • August 15, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Families of Japanese abductees to visit U.S. next month

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

Japan still firmly on growth track

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:41 a.m.
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ECONOMY

New JA-Zenchu President poised to take firm stance toward government

  • August 11, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Onodera dismisses Okinawa’s call for reducing defense burden

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Japan eyes utilizing smaller firms’ technologies for SDF equipment

  • August 14, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:34 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: Emerging plan to invite MSDF deployment on Yonaguni Island

  • August 13, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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SECURITY

U.S. company receiving increasing orders for nuclear shelters from Japan

  • August 14, 2017
  • , Mainichi evening edition , p. 5
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SECURITY

Defense chief meets with Okinawa leader

  • August 15, 2017
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 14

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Spam emails in Chinese inundate cabinet ministers

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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POLITICS

Interview with new public safety commission chief

  • August 12, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

New justice minister determined to properly administer anti-conspiracy law

  • August 11, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Health Minister Kato vows to implement work-style reform

  • August 10, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Sugawara to be appointed special advisor to cabinet

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP Kishida, Nikai factions clash over whether to readmit defected lawmaker

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Noda decides not to visit Yasukuni on war anniversary

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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OPINION POLLS

Yomiuri-Waseda Univ. opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • August 11, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , pp. 8-9
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SOCIETY

U.S. WWII veteran returns Japanese flag to owner’s family

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:06 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Kyoto to host 2020 U.N. crime congress

  • August 15, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:21 a.m.
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TV PROGRAMS

War ended on Aug. 15, but not in Sakhalin

  • August 14, 2017
  • , NHK
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