February 21, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 21, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 21, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

North Korea backed out of meeting with Vice President Pence at last minute

  • February 21, 2018
  • , NHK, TBS, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

G20 summit to be held in Osaka in summer of 2019

  • February 21, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Suspicious ship-to-ship transfer involving DPRK tanker spotted by SDF

  • February 21, 2018
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INTERNATIONAL

Top LDP official to visit Russia

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Int’l community must work together to contain N. Korean nuclear threat

  • February 20, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 07:32 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

DPRK accounts for 90% of warnings issued in Japan’s EEZs

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Japan likely to postpone plans to build new nuclear plants

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
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ECONOMY

Japan mulling 30% tax rate on revenue from casinos, sources say

  • February 20, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
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ECONOMY

Gov’t proposes 2,000 yen casino admission fee for Japan residents

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 12:35 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan to resume aid for firms’ nuclear power plant exports

  • February 20, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japanese drone service provider Terra taps Indian market

  • February 20, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s cryptocurrency industry to embrace self-regulation

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:37 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Town mayor asks U.S. military to ground F-16s after tanks drop

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Russian bombers fly along Japanese archipelago to Okinawa

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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SECURITY

U.S. military aircraft’s dumping of fuel tanks raises concern in Misawa

  • February 21, 2018
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

GOJ to produce leaflet warning against operating drones near U.S. bases

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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SECURITY

Interview with U.S. Seventh Fleet commander on deployment in Asia, accident prevention

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Yomiuri Kanagawa Edition , p. 33
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SECURITY

Editorial: Need to review strategy unable to protect the nation

  • February 19, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SECURITY

Tokyo police hold anti-terror drill on expressway

  • February 16, 2018
  • , NHK , NHK WORLD 8:04 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

MOD considering setting up new command center for space, cyber defense

  • February 18, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 20, 2018

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House Budget Committee, Feb. 20, 2018

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Abe denies ordering survey with doctored data on overwork problem

  • February 20, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 04:44 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

PM Abe trying to win over junior lawmakers with eye on LDP presidential race

  • February 21, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Minister for Okinawa hospitalized after suspected stroke: gov’t

  • February 20, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 10:49 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

DP Lower House members moving for realignment of opposition parties

  • February 20, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Infographic: Trend in contributions to LDP’s fund-managing organization

  • February 18, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

Pollees split on revision of Article 9 of Constitution, Asahi poll

  • February 20, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • February 20, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SCIENCE

Gov’t adopts bill to reduce impact of global warming

  • February 20, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 08:35 p.m.
  • English Press

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