February 20, 2019

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 20, 2019
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 20, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to coordinate position on N. Korea abductions with Trump

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 2:05 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Trump says he is in “no rush” to denuclearize N. Korea

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 7:51 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Abe should come clean and stop being sycophant to Trump

  • February 19, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:15 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Trump should seek real peace with North Korea

  • February 19, 2019
  • , The Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan and South Korea must end the cycle of distrust

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:45 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan should take action against ROK’s lawless actions

  • February 17, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Turkey, Iran not welcome to new work visa over deportation flap

  • February 19, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:55 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Expert: Japan should call on U.S. not make easy concessions in U.S.-DPRK summit

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
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INTERNATIONAL

Radar illumination “undeniable”: MSDF officer

  • February 17, 2019
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to speak with President Trump today

  • February 20, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ expresses support for Guaido in Venezuela

  • February 20, 2019
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Editorial: U.S. must not impose high tariffs on foreign cars

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Japan eyes support for Russia LNG project amid territorial talks

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:16 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan logs largest goods trade deficit in nearly 5 years in Jan.

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 11:51 a.m.
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ECONOMY

GOJ plans to launch trade talks with U.S. in spring

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

DM Iwaya says cost of Henoko reclamation may exceed original estimate

  • February 20, 2019
  • , NHK, TV Asahi
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SECURITY

Trump directs Pentagon to create U.S. Space Force

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 10:33 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japanese fighter disappears from radar, 2 crew rescued

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Kyodo News , 9:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

GOJ to remove cap on defense equipment procurement expenditures

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Mainichi
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SECURITY

SDF to increase cyber defense personnel

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Korean navy officer to take part in defense exchange in Tokyo

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Asahi, Sankei
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POLITICS

Abe becomes second longest serving postwar prime minister today

  • February 20, 2019
  • , NHK digital
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 19, 2019

  • February 20, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Even today 20% of local assemblies have no women legislators, Asahi poll

  • February 17, 2019
  • , Asahi , Lead story
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POLITICS

Abe suggests need to restrict foreign capital’s land acquisitions

  • February 16, 2019
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

61% think Abe inadequately handles labor survey scandal, Asahi poll

  • February 19, 2019
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:15 p.m.
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • February 19, 2019
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Nikkei Digital

  • February 17, 2019
  • , Nikkei digital , 6:08 p.m.
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