December 14, 2017

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 14, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 14, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

White House dismisses Tillerson’s offer for talks with N. Korea

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:41 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Tillerson’s North Korea shift stirs little hope

  • December 13, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:06 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Police search Tokyo firm over illegal exports to N. Korea

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:02 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Kanji of the year

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Asahi , p. 16
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Russia hold high-level security dialogue in Moscow

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to give Senegal $32 mil. aid for health care, infrastructure

  • December 13, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:31 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan pledges $2.9 bil. for universal health coverage

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:17 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: President Trump and PM Abe

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Tillerson indicates readiness for dialogue with North Korea

  • December 14, 2017
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

President Xi forgoes speaking at 80th anniversary of Nanjing massacre

  • December 14, 2017
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ECONOMY

For 1st time, a high court rules against nuclear plant operations

  • December 13, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun
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ECONOMY

Japan to cut price of infamously expensive cancer drug again

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:00 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Nvidia to help Komatsu automate construction machinery

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:57 a.m.
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

Residents around Futenma base exposed to danger for years

  • December 14, 2017
  • , NHK, TBS, TV Asahi
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SECURITY

Okinawa’s distrust of U.S. military, GOJ reaches new peak following helicopter incident

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Okinawa police check helicopter inside U.S. base

  • December 14, 2017
  • , NHK , Online
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Ruling, opposition parties react to U.S. military chopper accident in Okinawa

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SECURITY

PM Abe to visit East European countries in mid-January

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SECURITY

Editorial: U.S. chopper mishap again shows dangers of Futenma base

  • December 14, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Introduce long-range cruise missiles steadily to strengthen deterrence

  • December 13, 2017
  • , The Japan News , 7:21 p.m.
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SECURITY

Editorial: ‘Defense only’ posture under threat from new missile policy

  • December 13, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan rattled by 83 North Korean ‘ghost ship’ arrivals

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:26 a.m.
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SECURITY

A spike in ‘ghost boats’ points to North Korea’s growing desperation

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Window falls from U.S. military helicopter onto Okinawa school playground

  • December 14, 2017
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 13, 2017

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Coordination underway to convene regular Diet session on Jan. 22

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Abe, Guterres meet in Tokyo, to discuss N. Korean crisis

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:20 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Venture firm plotting Japan’s first moon landing in 2020

  • December 13, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:35 p.m.
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SCIENCE

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

A record 3,205 foreign trainees disappear in 1st half of the year

  • December 13, 2017
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Council set up for foreign technical interns in fisheries

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 27
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SOCIETY

EDUCATION

TRENDING@JAPAN

Babies in the legislature – brave move or grandstanding?

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Tokyo Shimbun
  • Trending@Japan

TRENDING@JAPAN

Japanese young people prefer experiences to possessions

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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TRENDING@JAPAN

“Instabae,” “sontaku” are top buzzwords in 2017

  • December 14, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
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