August 19, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 19, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 19, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Tokyo wonders who Kamala Harris is

  • August 18, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

GSOMIA no longer leverage in Japan-S. Korea row

  • August 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:48 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China should dispel intl community’s concerns about its overseas loans

  • August 19, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 11:55 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: In Hong Kong, China does a Tiananmen Massacre without tanks

  • August 18, 2020
  • , Japan Forward , 8:07 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese man detained in Belarus amid post-election protests

  • August 18, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 1:47 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S.-China conflict: Will Japan take sides?

  • August 1, 2020
  • , Sentaku , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Japan to pitch Osaka, Fukuoka as int’l financial hubs after pandemic

  • August 18, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:47 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Roundup of newspaper articles on capability to attack enemy bases

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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SECURITY

Interview: Ex-Japan official cautious about enemy base attack capability

  • August 18, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 4:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

US and Japan plan fleet of low-orbit satellites to track missiles

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 2:50 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Cyberattacks: Increase in attacks on Japan via Holland

  • August 18, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 12
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

Defense chief meets with Chinese envoy 

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Sankei
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SECURITY

Japan to increase number of MSDF members by 2,000 

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

Abe returns to work, pledges to “work hard”

  • August 19, 2020
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on August 18, 2020

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

The truth behind Prime Minister Abe’s seven-and-a-half-hour hospital stay

  • August 18, 2020
  • , Shukan Shincho digital
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POLITICS

Interview: Defense Minister Kono aims to be prime minister

  • August 13, 2020
  • , Shukan Bunshun , p. 66-70
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Abe to resume official duties today following health checkup

  • August 19, 2020
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SCIENCE

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Epidemiologist says Japan in middle of second wave

  • August 19, 2020
  • , NHK
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SOCIETY

Fukuoka forbids cruise ships until vaccine or cure

  • August 18, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Paperwork for virus subsidy shifted to new firm after flap

  • August 18, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japanese government to help local authorities secure technical staff

  • August 18, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 4:44 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan women hold 8% of manager jobs, far from 2020 goal of 30%

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:36 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Commentary: A vision for growth, 75 years on

  • August 18, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

In an era of social distancing, the emperor might need social media

  • August 18, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Lessons of war Japan should pass on to next generation

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 1:08 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Peace museum commemorating WWII kamikaze pilots partners with U.S. memorial museum

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 22
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SOCIETY

Record-high number of people died of COVID-19 yesterday

  • August 19, 2020
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

SDF dispatches nurses to Okinawa to deal with COVID-19 outbreak

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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SOCIETY

Infographic: New coronavirus cases and positive test rate in Tokyo (Aug. 18, 2020)

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

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