February 5, 2018

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HEADLINES

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  • February 5, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 5, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan protests over S. Korea Olympics flag showing disputed islands

  • February 5, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 12:41 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Gist of PM Abe’s account of teleconference with Pres. Trump on Feb. 2

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

A-bombed nation’s gov’t “welcomes” U.S. reinforcement of nuclear arsenal

  • February 2, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

President Trump, PM Abe speak by phone

  • February 3, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Top LDP official calls for Japan’s flexibility on comfort women pact with ROK

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Asahi, Tokyo Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Pyongyang earned $200 million in 2017 by circumventing UN sanctions

  • February 3, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s welcome of U.S. NPR confirm reliance on “nuclear umbrella”

  • February 4, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. adopts new nuclear strategy

  • February 4, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Russian military to use airport in Northern Territories

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Asahi, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo ‘highly appreciates,’ backs Trump’s U.S. nuke policy

  • February 4, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: New Fed chief will face test of securing stable growth

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Nukaga to visit South Korea on Feb. 8

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Signs of dramatic drop in China-North Korea trade in border city

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

U.N. Security Council reform talks under way under new chairs

  • February 2, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 8:48 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Nearly 70% of Japan Inc. improved profit in April-December

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:41 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Head of Abu Dhabi state-run oil firm expects continued cooperation with Japan

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 13
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ECONOMY

Japanese firms to enjoy high profits thanks to U.S. tax cut

  • February 3, 2018
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Curbing public financial burdens key to promoting renewable energy

  • February 2, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:15 p.m.
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SECURITY

Toguchi defeats anti-U.S. base incumbent in Nago mayoral election

  • February 5, 2018
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SECURITY

Okinawa political dominoes begin to fall in favor of US base move

  • February 5, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:47 a.m.
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SECURITY

Abe repeats U.S. base transfer pledge after local election win

  • February 5, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 11:59
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SECURITY

Okinawans hope for jobs, worry about U.S. base after mayoral race

  • February 5, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 1:21 p.m.
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SECURITY

Nago election result gives Abe push in building U.S. air base

  • February 5, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:20 p.m.
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SECURITY

Toguchi unseats Inamine in Nago mayoral contest

  • February 5, 2018
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Newcomer defeats anti-U.S. base incumbent in Nago mayoral race

  • February 5, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 00:13 a.m.
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SECURITY

Opposition lawmakers lodge protest with U.S. Embassy over Okinawa helo incidents

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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SECURITY

Japan Coast Guard to install radar facilities on remote islands

  • February 2, 2018
  • , Yomiuri evening edition
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POLITICS

Gov’t to submit bill on responding to climate change

  • February 4, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 3, 2018

  • February 4, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 2, 2018

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House Budget Committee, Feb. 2

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Railway workers union confederation shifts its support to CDPJ

  • February 2, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Incensegate

  • February 3, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Highlights of the January 2018 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • February 1, 2018
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1544] – pp. 8–11
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

JAXA successfully launches small rocket

  • February 4, 2018
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TV PROGRAMS

Experts discuss the future of artificial intelligence

  • February 4, 2018
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