June 16, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 16, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • June 16, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan aims for top UN positions to counter China’s sway

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:17 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan and China have different motives with regard to RCEP

  • June 10, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary – Trump vs. Biden: Who is better for Japan?

  • June 15, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Morikawa elected ASEF executive director

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan heritage exhibit draws ire from S. Korea on labor controversy

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 3:28 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Aircraft to slash workforce by half

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:25 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Reduce supply chain risks by diversifying domestic suppliers

  • June 16, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:51 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Chemical head Kobayashi reappointed as BOJ counselor

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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SECURITY

Okinawa sees “double standard” in GOJ’s treatment of Okinawa

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Editorial: Create reliable missile defense system

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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SECURITY

Expert: Aegis Ashore deployment plan not well-deliberated

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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SECURITY

Japan halts deployment of U.S.-made missile defense system

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 00:30 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan’s deployment of missile interception system in jeopardy

  • June 16, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:12 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan halts anti-missile Aegis Ashore as costs soar past $2bn

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 7:41 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Kono cites technical issues in halting Aegis plan

  • June 16, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan suspends plan to procure Aegis Ashore

  • June 16, 2020
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SECURITY

Decision to attack: Will it be made by humans or robots?

  • June 12, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 2
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 14-15, 2020

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Ex-actor Taro Yamamoto declares candidacy for Tokyo governor race

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 3:51 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe ready for digitization of administrative procedures

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:24 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Editorial: Postponed COP26 offers time for a new start toward a greener future

  • June 16, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:10 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Microsoft contact-tracing app set to debut in Japan after delay

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:58 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Protest against racism held in Okinawa

  • June 14, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 25
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SOCIETY

Japan to punish foreigners refusing to leave Japan

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:40 p.m.
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Abductee supporters march at Diet, demand repatriations from N. Korea

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:51 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

EXCLUSIVE: Japanese least satisfied with govt aid to businesses

  • June 15, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:01 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Take firm steps against sex crimes in recognition of harm to victims

  • June 16, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:41 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Odd man out

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 3
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SOCIETY

Nearly 50 people tested positive for coronavirus in Tokyo yesterday 

  • June 16, 2020
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