September 1, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • September 1, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • September 1, 2017
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador Hagerty presents credentials to Emperor

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Gist of joint statements issued after Japan-UK summit, Aug. 31

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Britain PM inspects Japan defense helicopter carrier in Yokosuka

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 01:49 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Hokkaido, Tohoku prefecture governors protest DPRK’s missile launch

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Former PM Fukuda says Japan needs to encourage talks between U.S. and China

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Abe, May, and Kim

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan asks U.N. disarmament forum to take up N. Korea abduction issue

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 07:03 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Why Sea Shepherd decided not to obstruct Japan’s research whaling

  • August 31, 2017
  • , Yomiuri evening edition , p. 11
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INTERNATIONAL

With efforts to build sub hitting a snag, Taiwan turns to Japan

  • September 10, 2017
  • , p. 28
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Intensify global pressure on N. Korea to deter further provocative actions

  • August 31, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 07:11 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. to seek stronger economic sanctions on North Korea

  • September 1, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, UK to seek greater Chinese cooperation to restrain DPRK

  • September 1, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

PM Abe orders Aso to cancel his U.S. visit due to tension over North Korea

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Aso-Pence meeting will likely be canceled

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Fuji TV
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

Repair of Osprey begins at Oita Airport

  • September 1, 2017
  • , TBS
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SECURITY

Ginowan mayor calls for suspension of Osprey flights in response to precautionary landing

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Key items in MOD’s budget request

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SECURITY

Editorial: Diet needs to debate limits on continued rise in defense spending

  • September 1, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 01:50 p.m.
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SECURITY

U.S. amphibious assault ship departs for southwestern Japan

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 11:25 a.m.
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SECURITY

Coast Guard chases off 820 DPRK fishing boats poaching in Sea of Japan

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 31
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SECURITY

All Okinawa Council to receive Sean MacBride Peace Prize

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 26
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SECURITY

Experts on effectiveness of Aegis Ashore

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 24
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SECURITY

Japan, U.S. conduct joint aerial training off Kyushu

  • September 1, 2017
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SECURITY

MOD to seek largest defense budget ever

  • September 1, 2017
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SECURITY

Osprey to undergo repairs in Saga

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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SECURITY

Dugong “vanishes” from waters off Camp Schwab

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

Maehara elected new DP leader

  • September 1, 2017
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 31, 2017

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

“Deputy PM Aso is blatantly pro-Hitler,” JCP Chairman Shii

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Aso’s statement on Hitler creates stir

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Ex-top diplomat Maehara becomes new opposition Democratic Party chief

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:24 p.m.
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POLITICS

Maehara forecast to be next Democratic Party leader

  • September 1, 2017
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OPINION POLLS

Trend in average cabinet support rate, Saitama University Social Survey Research Center

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Saitama University Social Survey Research Center
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SCIENCE

Dolphin drive hunt season begins in Taiji town in western Japan

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Jiji , 1:35 p.m.
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SOCIETY

“Nursing care” becomes visa status from Sept. 1

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SOCIETY

Children’s cafeterias booming in Japan, but neglected kids still big issue

  • August 30, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 07:37 a.m.
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SOCIETY

2020 Tokyo Olympics first day may become national holiday

  • August 22, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 05:00 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Tokyo governor skips tribute to Koreans murdered after 1923 quake

  • September 1, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 3:11 p.m.
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TV PROGRAMS

North Korea’s missile launch

  • August 31, 2017
  • , NHK
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