February 12, 2021

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  • February 12, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 12, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

LDP project team to draft proposal on Taiwan policy by end of April

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

Focus: Japan in balancing act with U.S. over sanctions on Myanmar

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:25 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Indonesia share concerns over Myanmar situation after coup

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 0:28 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Motegi, Blinken agree to work together on China

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:12 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan lawmakers urge action on Myanmar military

  • February 10, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD , 8:44 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese ODA in India in effect aids Tibetan refugees

  • February 4, 2021
  • , Sankei digital , 8:30 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Biden’s Indo-Pacific team largest in National Security Council

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: A new Anglo-Japanese alliance threatens China’s TPP plans

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:33 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Diversity is key to Japan’s relations with the U.S.

  • February 11, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

S. Korea to rein in intelligence service in bid for reconciliation

  • February 12, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: WHO disappoints by rubber-stamping China claims after Wuhan investigation

  • February 11, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

LDP gives green light to RCEP ratification

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Osaka drops plan to open casino resort by March 2027

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 4:21 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

NRA: Security breach at nuclear plant serious

  • February 11, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Wage hikes still needed despite cautiousness amid pandemic

  • February 12, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:20 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S., Japan confirm cooperation on climate change 

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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SECURITY

As China authorizes use of force by coast guard, Japan considers response

  • February 10, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

MOD to leverage 5G technology at ASDF base

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Ex-U.S. captain apologizes for Ehime Maru collision on 20th anniv.

  • February 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:41 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S., Japan to sign one-year provisional agreement to maintain current level of HSN 

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 11, 2021

  • February 12, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 10, 2021

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Suga caught flat-footed by Olympics sexism row

  • February 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:10 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga plays it safe to avoid Japan’s third virus emergency

  • February 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:49 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Commentary: Olympic chief sexism row mirrors Japan’s ‘village politics’

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:19 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Strength of in-house groups in House of Representatives

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP wary of re-opening of “Koike Theater”

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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POLITICS

Suga invisible amid furor over Tokyo Games chief’s remarks

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:34 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan govt debts top 1,200 t. yen

  • February 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:20 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Suga administration slow to tamp down commotion over Tokyo Olympics chief Mori

  • February 12, 2021
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SCIENCE

Focus: Japan’s green growth plan propels firms to sharpen environment focus

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:20 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

GOJ to maintain state of emergency for all 10 prefectures for the time being

  • February 11, 2021
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SCIENCE

PM Suga says COVID-19 vaccination to begin next week

  • February 11, 2021
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SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Okinawa-based serviceman rearrested for molestation

  • February 12, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SOCIETY

Vaccine ‘passports’ spark discrimination fears in Japan

  • February 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:57 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Interview: Olympic Village mayor tapped to replace embattled Mori

  • February 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:46 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Olympic chief Mori’s exit has been long overdue

  • February 11, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Tokyo Olympic committee needs to overhaul leadership

  • February 11, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:38 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

U.S.-originated conspiracy theories persist in Japan

  • February 7, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 2
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (Feb. 11, 2021)

  • February 12, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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SOCIETY

Infographic: 412,633 persons in Japan confirmed to be infected with COVID-19 (Feb. 11, 2021)

  • February 11, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 9:09 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

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