March 11, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 11, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 11, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. hails “unwavering” friendship with Japan on 10th anniv. of 3/11

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 13:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Quad leaders to agree on vaccine aid to counter China influence

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:06 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Biden foreign policy team to embark on Indo-Pacific tour

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:49 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Early Suga visit to U.S. would restrain China

  • March 9, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s use of term “foreign minister” not approval of Myanmar junta

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 3:13 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Roundup of newspaper editorials on Japan-ROK relations

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 10
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: World must be cautious of friction created by China’s 2035 plan

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:02 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

DOS announces visit to Japan by state, defense secretaries 

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Mainichi , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

India looms large ahead of Quad summit 

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Top LDP official mentions trip to North Korea 

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan urges Iran to abide by nuclear pact 

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Japan wants food import curbs imposed after Fukushima crisis lifted

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:02 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Revised policy has no plan for water buildup at Fukushima plant

  • March 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:29 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Firms expanding into Tohoku increase after 2011 disaster

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. destroyer transits through strait between China, Taiwan

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 13:03 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 26th consecutive day

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 28
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SECURITY

Kawasaki Heavy and NEC to join Japan fighter jet program

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:50 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. Marine Corps removes tweet showing gun barrel, saying it was “inappropriate”

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 31
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 10, 2021

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

Olympic sexism row pushes Japan toward work discrimination treaty

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 10:40 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

NTT Group entertained 2 past communications ministers: report

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:13 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Poll: Over 50% say disaster recovery slow

  • March 10, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Kyoto University-affiliated startups rise in post-carbon materials

  • March 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 9
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SCIENCE

Kyoto Univ. supports startups during critical period of business launch

  • March 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 9
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SCIENCE

GOJ asks airlines to limit number of travelers on Japan-bound flights

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Kono indicates Japanese more prone to anaphylaxis from Pfizer vaccine

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
  • JMH Summary

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Op-ed: The resilience of the citizens of Tohoku is an inspiration to us

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Kahoku Shimpo , p. 5
  • English Press

SOCIETY

U.S. Chargé d’Affaires Young says Japan and the U.S. are “essential allies”

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Sankei digital , 2:25 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Interview with John Roos, U.S. Ambassador to Japan at the time of 3/11

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Operation Tomodachi: The Japan-US alliance’s greatest test

  • March 11, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo holds memorial for 1945 US air raid victims

  • March 10, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

US military band commemorates 2011 disaster

  • March 10, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Local residents should play lead role in disaster reconstruction

  • March 11, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:23 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Survivor of 1945 Tokyo air raid touched by letter from U.S. official

  • March 10, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

10 years on: Rugby lifts spirits in tsunami-struck Kamaishi

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:43 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

10 years on: “Flame of Hiroshima and Nagasaki” to be moved to Fukushima

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Commentary: 3/11 was pivotal for the Japan-U.S. alliance

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

SOCIETY

Editorial: The crisis a decade ago remains relevant today

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

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

‘Criminal’ to keep creating nuclear waste, Ryuichi Sakamoto says

  • March 11, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Harmful food rumors even 10 years after disaster

  • March 10, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Fukushima disaster town looks to hydrogen tech for rebirth

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan police handle record number of minors over cannabis

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:36 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

345 people in Japan infected with coronavirus variants: ministry

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo’s post-emergency daily virus number may top 1,000 in May: study

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:39 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (March 10, 2021)

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

U.S. officials comment on 10th anniversary of Great Eastern Japan Earthquake

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
  • JMH Summary
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