June 30, 2020

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  • June 30, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • June 30, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Okinawa takes issue with USG statement on Battle of Okinawa

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. expresses intent to work closely with Japan on security concerns

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Ex-ROK official: DPRK wants ROK to implement “Pyongyang declaration”

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary – Washington, Seoul and Bolton’s bombshell memoir

  • June 29, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan worried about falling presence at int’l bodies

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Myanmar foreign ministers hold teleconference

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan urged to support health care in developing countries amid pandemic

  • June 30, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: The shadow of Xi Jinping

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Editorial: Public, private sectors must work to establish Japan-made 5G network

  • June 30, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:22 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

NTT to join Japan’s renewable-energy sector with $9bn investment

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:52 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Commentary: The WTO and TPP amid the U.S.-China trade war

  • June 29, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan carmakers’ May domestic output down by record 62% amid pandemic

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

GOJ to support companies’ development of post-5G technology 

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

Major U.S. shale gas producer files for bankruptcy 

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SECURITY

Japan begins debate over strike capabilities

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:17 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Suprapartisan study group to present proposal next month on security

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SECURITY

U.S. military employee at Camp Zama tests positive for coronavirus

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun
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SECURITY

Editorial: Kadena Air Base fire again stokes safety concerns among locals

  • June 30, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan, U.S. should maintain post-coronavirus world order, Defense Minister Kono

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 19
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on June 29, 2020

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Japanese Prosecutor-General Inada to step down

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:54 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

All Japanese stores to charge shoppers for plastic bags from Wed.

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:28 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan team to start iPS clinical trials for neck cancer

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:22 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

GOJ to revise basic space policy 

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Asahi, Nikkei
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SOCIETY

Very few Rohingya in Japan granted refugee status

  • June 24, 2020
  • , Mainichi digital , 2:29 p.m.
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SOCIETY

The next wave: Japan and Asian neighbors walk COVID ‘tightrope’

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japanese coronavirus test for business travelers costs $370

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 0:07 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s 1st COVID-19 vaccine clinical trial to start Tues.

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:22 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Coronavirus vaccine development race heating up

  • June 28, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:06 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan Medical Association elects new president

  • June 27, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 2:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Asylum seekers face battle for survival in time of coronavirus

  • June 26, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 10:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan panel OKs punishment of foreigners refusing deportation

  • June 30, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 1:48 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to forego process to pick World Heritage candidate

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 10:57 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Online platforms need concrete solutions for fighting slander

  • June 29, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:41 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

High court says Twitter need not delete tweets on arrest history

  • June 29, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

GOJ remains cautious about reinstating state of emergency

  • June 30, 2020
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SOCIETY

Japan adds 18 nations to entry ban list over new coronavirus

  • June 30, 2020
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