January 8, 2020

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  • January 8, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 8, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to cancel Mideast trip after Iran strikes, Japan urges diplomacy

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:38 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Abe decides to postpone his visit to Middle East

  • January 8, 2020
  • , NTV, Fuji TV, TV Asahi
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INTERNATIONAL

Suga says plan to deploy MSDF to Middle East unchanged

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Mainichi digital
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S.-Iran exchange of hard-line threats must end to resolve conflict

  • January 7, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:35 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: US, Iran must show restraint to alleviate tensions

  • January 7, 2020
  • , The Mainichi
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INTERNATIONAL

Australian Prime Min. Morrison keen to visit Japan early

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:58 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

MSDF assets to be deployed to Middle East as planned

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri , TBS
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INTERNATIONAL

Abe to depart for three-nation Middle East tour on Jan. 11

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

UN secretary general to visit Hiroshima this summer

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Thailand expresses interest in joining TPP

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Chiba decides not to bid for casino-featuring resort

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:15 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: In casino push, Abe government tries to ignore bribery scandal

  • January 8, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:55 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Cartoon: Card shark

  • January 5, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 7
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ECONOMY

Biz leaders upbeat on Japan economy, cautious on Iran tensions

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:25 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan biz leaders call for boosting economic growth potential

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:03 p.m,.
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ECONOMY

GOJ to support exports of undersea fiber optic cables

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Casino management panel launched as scheduled

  • January 8, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

MSDF to conduct tabletop exercise ahead of sending troops to Middle East

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 22
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SECURITY

Portion of Camp Zukeran to be returned in March

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 22
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 7, 2020

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP Kishida to visit Denmark

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Abe takes dig at opposition at new year party

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:27 p.m.
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POLITICS

Chiefs of CDPJ, DPFP meet to discuss integration

  • January 8, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:15 a.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Abe should properly deal with many tasks at home and abroad in 2020

  • January 7, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 7:25 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Running solo

  • January 5, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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SOCIETY

2 warring yakuza groups to face stronger crackdowns

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 5:35 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Cruise ships to tackle hotel shortage during Tokyo Olympics

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:11 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to make escapes by defendants on bail punishable

  • January 7, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:22 p.m.
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SOCIETY

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