August 31, 2017

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  • August 31, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 31, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Hagerty presents credentials to Emperor

  • August 31, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Japanese ministers agree to put greater pressure on DPRK

  • August 31, 2017
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British leader observes MSDF warship

  • August 31, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s Abe seeks support from allies on Pyongyang

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:22 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Big powers reach impasse over further Pyongyang sanctions

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:43 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

After N. Korea missile, Britain and Japan agree on closer security ties

  • August 31, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:55 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: The global community must unite to rein in North Korea

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:00 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Do not make Japan a missile testing ground

  • August 30, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: J-Alert

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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INTERNATIONAL

Putin aide Patrushev to visit Japan next week ahead of Vladivostok summit

  • August 30, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Seoul’s choice for Japan envoy backs dialogue with North

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:19 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

President Trump, PM Abe discuss DPRK over the phone a second time

  • August 31, 2017
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ECONOMY

‘TPP 11’ to freeze drug data protection demanded by US

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:58 a.m.
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ECONOMY

TPP talks in Sydney end with further negotiation set for Sept.

  • August 30, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 6:12 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Brexit-wary Japan executives to talk with UK trade chief

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:44 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Government to introduce measures to cap online race betting

  • August 29, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 5:50 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Labor ministry to consolidate bills on work-style reform

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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ECONOMY

JETRO to open fifth office in India in November

  • August 30, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Public-private panel starts talks on commercial self-driving vehicles

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:20
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ECONOMY

11 TPP nations agree to freeze some rules, hold next session in September

  • August 31, 2017
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ECONOMY

‘TPP 11’ to freeze drug data protection demanded by US

  • August 31, 2017
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SECURITY

Osprey unlikely to take off from Oita any time soon

  • August 31, 2017
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SECURITY

Japan, U.S. defense chiefs agree on “visible” pressure on N. Korea

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:58 a.m.
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SECURITY

Okinawa dismayed by latest mishap involving Futenma Osprey

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Top USFJ official suggests continuation of parachute drills at Kadena

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Japan Defense Ministry seeks record-high budget amid N. Korea threat

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:09 p.m.
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SECURITY

White smoke seen coming out of troubled Osprey day before emergency landing

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 1
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Osprey still grounded in Oita

  • August 31, 2017
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

U.S. to deploy two other Aegis ships to Yokosuka

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 30-31, 2017

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Aso issues explanation of “Hitler” statement

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 31
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POLITICS

Editorial: Aso’s retraction of remark about Hitler again fails to go far enough

  • August 31, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:20 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Gist of Lower, Upper House committees’ off-session meetings, Aug. 30

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Maehara leads Edano in DP leadership race: Kyodo survey

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Rengo chief calls on DP to end united front with JCP

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Northern territories graves visit under way

  • August 30, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 9:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

New guidelines governing documents to be put in place by year-end: Kajiyama

  • August 30, 2017
  • , The Japan Times
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POLITICS

Komeito appoints Yamamoto Diet Affairs Committee chairman

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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SCIENCE

Safety of iPS cells in monkeys with Parkinson’s disease confirmed

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 2:34 a.m.
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SOCIETY

America-Japan Society creates new award

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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