December 27, 2017

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Noon news

  • December 27, 2017
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HEADLINES

Morning News

  • December 27, 2017
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan proposes convening four-way talks on Middle East peace in Tokyo

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Nikkei digital
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. imposes sanctions on two high-ranking DPRK officials

  • December 27, 2017
  • , NHK, NTV, Fuji TV
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Vietnam reaffirm cooperation for early signing of new TPP

  • December 26, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 10:20 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan deals with Jerusalem issue based on strong Abe-Trump relationship

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

FM Kono faces difficulty in mediating for Jerusalem issue

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea lacked communication with “comfort women” on deal: minister

  • December 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 2:03 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Kono mulls visit to Myanmar

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ decides to appoint Sugiyama next envoy to U.S.

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s ruling parties to cooperate on China’s Silk Road initiative

  • December 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:29 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

FOCUS: Japan, China to mend ties on tenuous foundation in 2018

  • December 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:29 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S. must face UN General Assembly resolution squarely

  • December 24, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

FOCUS: Canada hold out still looms over implementation of TPP

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 7:24 a.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan’s jobless rate improves to 24-yr low, spending jumps in Nov.

  • December 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 12:37 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan to lift ban on beef imports from Uruguay

  • December 25, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 9:35 p.m.
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SECURITY

FOCUS: Japan’s defense buildup to come under scrutiny in 2018

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 8:53 a.m.
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SECURITY

Consul general says “no need to revise” Japan-U.S. SOFA

  • December 23, 2017
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

2 U.S. Marines to be sued for compensation over 2008 taxi robbery

  • December 26, 2017
  • , Kyodo News , 10:18 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

GOJ to conduct missile attack drill in Tokyo

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 26, 2017

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Aso becomes 2nd-longest-serving finance min. in postwar Japan

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Jiji Press , 12:27 p.m.
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POLITICS

Gov’t decides to appoint Akiba as next Vice Foreign Minister

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Political groups see their revenues fall for fourth year

  • December 27, 2017
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Shan Shan’s debut

  • December 24, 2017
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 9
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OPINION POLLS

Japanese trust “SDF” and “hospitals,” Yomiuri-Gallup poll

  • December 20, 2017
  • , Yomiuri , p. 13
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OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

Turnout of teenage voters below average

  • December 27, 2017
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