January 28, 2021

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HEADLINES

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  • January 28, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • January 28, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Suga, Biden agree to strengthen Japan-U.S. alliance in phone talks

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:56 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. rejects Beijing’s excessive claims in S. China Sea: Blinken

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:08 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

A week into Biden’s term, signs point to continued U.S.-China friction

  • January 27, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Former top SDF official’s view of President Biden

  • January 22, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: South Korea’s Moon Jae-in must put his words on Japan into action

  • January 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan lodges protest with ROK on ocean survey in EEZ

  • January 23, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 27
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INTERNATIONAL

EXCLUSIVE: Sri Lanka seeking early start to Japan-backed port project

  • January 27, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:24 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Top U.S., Japanese diplomats hold teleconference 

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan welcomes U.S., Russian move to extend START Treaty 

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

G7 denounces arrest of prominent Russian dissident 

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Mainichi
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ECONOMY

Japan Inc prepares for automation bonanza in China

  • January 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:58 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to help steel and other CO2-spewing sectors fund emission cuts

  • January 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Prime Minister Suga denies alleged plan to station GSDF unit at Camp Schwab

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times
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SECURITY

Japan vows to ramp up security of Senkakus

  • January 27, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:11 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Jan. 27, 2021

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Upper House budget committee meeting, Jan. 27, 2021

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 10
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POLITICS

Tokyo metropolitan assembly election set for July 4

  • January 27, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:33 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Parties nagged by high number of unaffiliated voters and low voting rate

  • January 20, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Editorial: Eliminate optimistic growth projections to achieve fiscal soundness

  • January 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:57 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

President Biden, Prime Minister Suga agree to strengthen bilateral alliance  

  • January 28, 2021
  • , All national papers , NHK
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OPINION POLLS

OPINION POLLS

NHK survey shows corporations support Tokyo games

  • January 28, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

First private Japan launcher to recover payload after space trip

  • January 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:51 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Editorial: Continue efforts to obtain public’s understanding of genome-edited food

  • January 28, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:19 p.m.
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SOCIETY

IOC Chairman Bach says IOC fully focused on opening ceremony on July 23

  • January 28, 2021
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

COVID shots meet skepticism in South Korea, China and Japan: poll

  • January 27, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:26 p.m.
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SOCIETY

AstraZeneca vaccine to be produced in Japan  

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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SOCIETY

GOJ conducts COVID-19 vaccination simulation 

  • January 28, 2021
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SOCIETY

COVID-19 vaccinations for elderly to start in April or later 

  • January 28, 2021
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SOCIETY

EU to reinstate ban on travelers from Japan 

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Sankei
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Jan. 27, 2021)

  • January 28, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 377,012 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Jan. 27, 2021)

  • January 27, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 10:28 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Cartoon: The 75% solution

  • January 26, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 2
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