December 31, 2018

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 31, 2018
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • December 31, 2018
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AMBASSADOR

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INTERNATIONAL

N. Korea ‘conducted missile-related test in Dec.’

  • December 30, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:49 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Russia eyes missile defense buildup on disputed isles

  • December 30, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:05 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, China mull holding high-level economic dialogue in spring

  • December 31, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

FM Kono to visit Russia next week

  • December 29, 2018
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: S. Korea must recognize stern gaze of Japan, U.S. in rapport with North

  • December 29, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 8:47 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan discloses 13-minute video of South Korean radar lock

  • December 29, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:35 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Motegi discusses TPP, TAG, tax increase among others

  • December 30, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: S. Korea should clearly explain fire-control radar incident

  • December 28, 2018
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Can commercial whaling become a viable industry after IWC exit?

  • December 28, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:11 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Defense Ministry releases video of ROK fire control radar incident

  • December 29, 2018
  • , All national papers
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INTERNATIONAL

Russia planning to boost missile defense in Northern Territories

  • December 31, 2018
  • , Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan rings in the year of mega free trade

  • December 30, 2018
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:38 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Gist of the TPP-11

  • December 30, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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ECONOMY

Motegi poised to urge U.S. to eliminate tariffs on industrial products

  • December 30, 2018
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Japan has responsibility to ensure TPP’s success

  • December 29, 2018
  • , The Mainichi
  • English Press

ECONOMY

TPP 11 agreement takes effect on Dec. 30

  • December 30, 2018
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

INTERVIEW: Izumo’s revamp within defense-oriented policy

  • December 29, 2018
  • , Jiji Press , 8:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Okinawa-Hawaiian activist to hold rally at White House over U.S. base

  • December 29, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 2:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan to beef up monitoring of islands by using satellite images

  • December 29, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 7:41 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 30, 2018

  • December 31, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 29, 2018

  • December 30, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 28, 2018

  • December 29, 2018
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: The year the Abe administration refused to take responsibility

  • December 31, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:00 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

New era name may be announced in mid-April

  • December 29, 2018
  • , The Japan News , 7:13 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Cartoon: Abe enters seventh year in office

  • December 29, 2018
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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POLITICS

Ruling, opposition parties gear up for Lower House by-election in Okinawa

  • December 29, 2018
  • , All national papers
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OPINION POLLS

70% or more “trust Japan,” MOFA poll of five regions

  • December 29, 2018
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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OPINION POLLS

Nearly 90% say Japan not ready for influx of foreign workers, Asahi poll

  • December 29, 2018
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:45 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Majority of Japanese have favorable feelings toward Taiwan, poll

  • December 28, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 9:02 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

SOCIETY

Tokyo continues march toward 2020 Olympic Games

  • December 30, 2018
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

EDUCATION

Gov’t approves free preschool education program starting Oct. 2019

  • December 28, 2018
  • , Kyodo News , 12:40 p.m.
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