December 12, 2017

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HEADLINES

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  • December 12, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 12, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

China-North Korea border bridge closes for repairs

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:00 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

AIIB makes unusual move by granting loan to Chinese state-owned enterprise

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan hails antinuke group’s Nobel Peace Prize, resists policy change

  • December 11, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:53 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

FOCUS: Jerusalem issue puts Japan’s top envoy in tight spot in Middle East

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:32 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan pledges to support Iraq’s post-Islamic State recovery

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 11:38 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, S. Korea to skip finance dialogue this year

  • December 11, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 5:16 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Abductees plight highlighted at U.N. talks on N. Korea rights abuses

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:09 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

A U.S. specialist firm efficiently handles reactor decommissioning

  • December 10, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Top Russian military officer expresses concern about U.S.-Japan joint drills

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese, ROK parliamentarians discuss bilateral relations, North Korea

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Comfort women memorial erected in Manila

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

U.S. beef price jump 3% on the month

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 23
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ECONOMY

Toshiba and Western Digital close to ending legal dispute

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:21 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s free trade campaign could sputter without U.S. or China

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:40 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan’s Kubota lands major Myanmar waterworks project

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:42 a.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

USTR Lighthizer calls for reform of WTO

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. military dismisses claim that part fell from Futenma-based aircraft

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

DM Onodera interviewed on missile defense, SDF, succession to PM Abe

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SECURITY

USFJ stationing costs mark record high

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 1
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SECURITY

Gov’t to establish new counterterrorism center ahead of 2020 Olympics

  • December 11, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:07 p.m.
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SECURITY

U.S., Japan, South Korea conduct joint training

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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SECURITY

U.S. service member indicted for fatal DUI accident

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 10 – 11, 2017

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Forty-three members of DP’s Tokyo chapter bid farewell to the party

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Leader proposes plan to disband opposition Democratic Party

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:53 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Reactivate debate between prime minister, leaders of opposition parties

  • December 11, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 8:59 p.m.
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POLITICS

Up-and-coming FM Kono worrying about his “father”

  • December 14, 2017
  • , p. 34
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet approval rating steady at 53%, Yomiuri poll

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 1
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Yomiuri Shimbun

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 10
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OPINION POLLS

49% support cabinet, 35% do not, NHK public opinion poll

  • December 11, 2017
  • , NHK , Online 7:04 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Cabinet and political party support rates, NHK public opinion poll

  • December 11, 2017
  • , NHK , Online 7:04 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan plans to join U.S.-led moon station project

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:28 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan’s greenhouse gas emissions fall for 3rd straight year

  • December 12, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 1:38 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan to launch Epsilon rocket next month

  • December 9, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 33
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