June 17, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • June 17, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • June 17, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan wraps up procedures on revised free trade pact with ASEAN

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 3:17 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary – Japan’s long-term foreign policy: building resilience

  • June 16, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Boeing slump forces Toray to slash US carbon fiber jobs

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 11:18 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

DPRK destroys inter-Korean liaison office

  • June 17, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

China, India engage in border skirmish

  • June 17, 2020
  • , All national papers , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Chinese government ships continue to operate around Senkakus 

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

BOJ braces for long-term support for coronavirus-hit businesses

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 8:21 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to demand transparency in digital advertising

  • June 17, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:37 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s farming faces falling demand, labor shortage amid pandemic

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:31 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Many companies plan to increase R&D budget

  • June 13, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

Kono says Henoko only option for Futenma relocation, local press disagrees

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Opinion: Reflections on the U.S.-Japan security treaty at 60

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 11:52 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Prepare alternatives to Aegis Ashore swiftly amid environment of threats

  • June 17, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Reasons to halt Aegis Ashore system apply to Futenma project

  • June 17, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:33 p.m.
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SECURITY

Russia to closely watch halt in Japan’s Aegis Ashore plan

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:39 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Government should clearly indicate Aegis Ashore plan is cancelled

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 5
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SECURITY

Aegis Ashore suspension stretches Japan’s defenses dangerously thin

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:05 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Editorial: Aegis Ashore suspension calls for thorough explanation

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Kahoku Shimpo
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SECURITY

Japan’s Defense Ministry eyeing penalties for low-security leaks

  • June 16, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 5:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

No alternative to Aegis Ashore in sight: ex-SDF joint staff chief

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

Japan to talk with U.S. over 180 bil. yen Aegis Ashore deal

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Kyodo , 9:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan withheld risk over missile defense system for months

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Abe vows to consider Japan’s future missile defense posture

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Lawmakers want Abe to explain Aegis Ashore program halt

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:18 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Suspension of Japan’s missile defense plan creates waves in U.S.

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Kono suspends deployment of Aegis Ashore defense system

  • June 16, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Abe defends decision to suspend Aegis Ashore procurement 

  • June 17, 2020
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SECURITY

Honda likely singled out in cyberattack that halted factories

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:02 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan’s special secret designations to cover non-U.S. troops

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:54 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Cartoon: Removing the floor marker

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 16, 2020

  • June 17, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

POLITICS

Opposition parties to call for year-round Diet session

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Japan to move up 5G base station development plan

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:19 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Asia offers lessons on preventing second wave of coronavirus

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

2-yr sentence sought for ex-Softbank employee for data leak to Russia

  • June 16, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

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