August 26, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • August 26, 2020
  • , All TV networks
  • JMH Summary

HEADLINES

Morning news

  • August 26, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japanese defense chiefs to discuss force realignment in Okinawa

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

Yokotas ask for US cooperation on abduction issue

  • August 25, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Family of Japanese abductee meets U.S. diplomat

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:45 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China jockeying to change post-pandemic world order

  • August 26, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:02 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan wary of China’s efforts to divide Japan, U.S., and South Korea

  • August 23, 2020
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Japan and India team up to help emerging nations go digital

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 10:52 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: How to join the Chinese Communist Party

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 9:20 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Extended intelligence pact serves interests of Japan and South Korea

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 3:44 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Kim Jong Un’s sister now said to control North Korea party nerve center

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:12 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Trump re-election could calm China ties – or burn them down

  • August 25, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s take on a most unconventional Democratic convention

  • August 25, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: After disrupted election, Lukashenko must listen to the voices of protest

  • August 26, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:27 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Chargé Young meets with Yokota family

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
  • JMH Summary

ECONOMY

Japan debt rating would be harmed by consumption tax cut: Fitch

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 5:39 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Osaka Gas takes 15% stake in U.S. thermal power plant

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 8:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Honda to shift some UK auto production to Japan

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 6:09 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Exclusive: Japan eyeing unique tariff cut system for U.K. blue cheese

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:54 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

East Asia military balance at risk from new missiles and drones

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asian Review , 4:09 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Documents reveal past Japan-U.S. nuclear discussion (Part 3): U.S. strategy toward China

  • August 19, 2020
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 7
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Aug. 25, 2020

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Schedule of major political events

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Govt seeks more Japanese leaders in U.N. posts

  • August 26, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 2:34 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe arrives at office in morning for 1st time in 2 weeks

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:46 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe’s milestone met with groans except in home constituency

  • August 25, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:19 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Kono rapped for comments tolerating maternal-line emperors

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:46 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Abe plans to hold news conference on Friday

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Japan to host intl. online environment meeting

  • August 25, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Cartoon: It’s no time to be at the beach

  • August 23, 2020
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 16
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Undergraduate students in Japan hit record high

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 6:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to allow stranded foreign tech interns to switch jobs

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 2:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Family of Japanese abductee meets U.S. diplomat

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:45 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s “Go To Eat” campaign contractors selected

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 7:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan startup to begin human clinical tests for COVID-19 drug in 2021

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 4:49 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Editorial: Buildings that survived the A-bombs should be saved for history

  • August 25, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:37 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Group Collecting Signatures to Recall Aichi Gov. over Art Event

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:51 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: New coronavirus cases and positive test rate in Tokyo (Aug. 25, 2020)

  • August 26, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

EDUCATION

Women make up record 45.5% of university students in Japan: study

  • August 25, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:41 p.m.
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