March 12, 2021

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  • March 12, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • March 12, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan seeks to coordinate China policy with U.S. at 2-plus-2

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, U.S. to express concern over China’s coast guard law

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Quad tightens rare-earth cooperation to counter China

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

NSC’s four key ministers discuss North Korea

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Moon must stop daydreaming about North Korea

  • March 11, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. and China play mind games over how to frame Alaska meeting

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:05 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Focus: China’s Xi paves way for 3rd term as president, may baffle Japan

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:46 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, UAE ministers discuss maritime security

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

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Blinken hails unwavering friendship with Japan on 3/11 anniversary 

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Mainichi evening edition
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INTERNATIONAL

Top U.S., Chinese diplomats to meet in person in Alaska on March 18 

  • March 12, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

MOF accuses ROK of dumping potassium carbonate

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 6
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ECONOMY

Japan auto industry body welcomes Apple’s possible entry: Toyoda

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:12 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Water level drops in reactor bldg after cleanup

  • March 12, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 27th consecutive day

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SECURITY

Operation Tomodachi: U.S.-Japan bond forged through natural disasters

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:16 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Top prosecutors office to launch special team for cybercrime investigation

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 38
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SECURITY

Japanese government to establish licensing system for drone operation

  • March 10, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 3
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 11, 2021

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

LDP’s Kishida proposes new economic measures to PM Suga

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

Cartoon: MIC’s mug runneth over

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 14
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SCIENCE

Mercari, Univ. of Tokyo to develop test network for quantum Internet

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

SOCIETY

Chargé Young mourns victims of 3/11 at memorial service

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Iwate Nippo , p. 25
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SOCIETY

Iwate Nippo releases extra edition to thank U.S. for support at time of 3/11

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Iwate Nippo , p. 25
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SOCIETY

US envoys to Japan send video message

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

SOCIETY

Former U.S. envoys offer silent prayers for 3/11 victims

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 9
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SOCIETY

Opinion: A decade later, 3/11 disaster a testament to U.S.-Japan alliance

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: 10th anniversary of disaster is time to move toward nuke-free future

  • March 12, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:04 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan marks 10th quake anniversary as northeast faces hazy future

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:11 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Former top Japanese uniformed officer Ryoichi Oriki recalls 3:11

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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SOCIETY

10 years on: Return to normal still far off for no-go zone

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:19 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

10 years on: Japan mulling other ways to remember disaster

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:40 p.m.
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SOCIETY

INTERVIEW: Fukushima governor pins hopes on “reconstruction Olympics”

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:30 p.m.
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SOCIETY

TEPCO remains committed to Fukushima 10 years on

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:51 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Tokyo Games head vows contribution to reconstruction

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:36 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Current Emperor, Empress attend March 2011 ceremony for 1st time

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:22 a.m.
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

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

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

2nd round of medical staff vaccinations starts in Japan

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:28 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan boosts domestic vaccine industry to counter import risks

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:31 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to forgo procuring insulin syringes for COVID-19 vaccinations

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:49 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Avoid confusion over vaccinations by providing accurate information

  • March 12, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 3:30 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan’s 1st cherry blooms in Hiroshima, 2nd earliest on record

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Record 2,172 child abuse victims detected in Japan in 2020

  • March 11, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:33 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

IOC chief says Chinese vaccines to be obtained for Olympic athletes

  • March 12, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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