October 6, 2020

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • October 6, 2020
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • October 6, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, S. Korea to resume business travel from Thurs.

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Kyodo News
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

PM Suga, Secretary Pompeo confirm close cooperation

  • October 6, 2020
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

First U.S.-Japan foreign ministerial under Suga administration

  • October 6, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

President Trump discharged from hospital

  • October 6, 2020
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Pompeo heads to Tokyo for Quad talks as Trump stays hospitalized

  • October 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:42 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan looks to balance China concerns as the ‘Quad’ comes to Tokyo

  • October 5, 2020
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan business lobby chief says virus-hit Trump “had it coming”

  • October 5, 2020
  • , Kyodo News , 9:41 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Trump’s infection reflects flaws in administration’s crisis management

  • October 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 12:40 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

China triples Japan government bond purchases

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:32 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Narrowing of gap between East and West Germany has led to prosperity

  • October 5, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 4:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Pompeo arrives in Tokyo 

  • October 6, 2020
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan, Australia, India to discuss security cooperation 

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan protests Chinese digital museum of Senkaku Islands 

  • October 6, 2020
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Toyota and Nissan demand UK cover tariffs if no EU deal reached

  • October 5, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:01 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan govt to hear from fishers on Fukushima water disposal

  • October 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 7:23 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

US and Japan to start contentious talks over host-nation support

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:09 a.m.
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SECURITY

Interview: Change Japan-U.S. Security Treaty into treaty free of nuclear weapons

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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SECURITY

Aegis alternative has hurdles to clear

  • October 2, 2020
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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SECURITY

Barbecue party suspected as cause of infections at GSDF

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 3:18 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Kadena AB to conduct readiness training on Oct. 5-7

  • October 3, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 25
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SECURITY

U.S. military plans parachute training off Tsuken Jima

  • October 4, 2020
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 23
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SECURITY

Okinawa to be at forefront of electronic warfare

  • October 5, 2020
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

U.S., Japan to hold talks on host nation support

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Oct. 5, 2020

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Japan’s PM Suga to promote ‘free and open Indo-Pacific’ strategy

  • October 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:09 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga: Tokyo can be global financial hub

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:28 a.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Interview: CDPJ leader stresses break with neoliberalism

  • October 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 11:18 p.m.
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POLITICS

CDPJ to take up controversial appointment rejection in Diet

  • October 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:33 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Mother of abductee Megumi Yokota marks daughter’s birthday

  • October 5, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 6:59 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Govt must carefully explain position on appointments to science council

  • October 6, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 1:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

Editorial: Suga needs to come clean on his Science Council interference

  • October 6, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:05 p.m.
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POLITICS

LDP Kishida seeks to merge his group, 2 factions with Kochikai roots

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 2:14 a.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Suga mum (and masked) on SCJ rejections

  • October 4, 2020
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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POLITICS

To consider setting up Digital Agency in Fukushima: Kato

  • October 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 8:47 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan to set up quantum tech research bases to compete globally

  • October 5, 2020
  • , The Japan News , 4:43 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan joins with Asian partners to fast-track cancer drug production

  • October 5, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan mulls accepting foreign tourists for Tokyo Games

  • October 5, 2020
  • , Jiji Press , 9:16 p.m.
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SOCIETY

U.N. panel blasts Japan’s lengthy detainment of visa violators

  • October 6, 2020
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:30 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Yakuza’s Halloween treats for kids to be banned

  • October 5, 2020
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Oct. 5, 2020)

  • October 6, 2020
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Infographic: 86,847 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Oct. 5, 2020)

  • October 5, 2020
  • , NHK digital , 6:43 p.m.
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