July 8, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 8, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • July 8, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. does not support Taiwan independence: Kurt Campbell

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:06 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: In age of cyberwar, Japan’s pacifist charter could spell defeat

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Analysis: Xi becomes ‘Mao’ in Tiananmen visual effect

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo univ. to host forum on ways to help crisis-hit Myanmar people

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:19 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Indo-Pacific Coordinator Campbell says U.S. does not support Taiwan’s independence 

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Asahi, Nikkei, Sankei evening edition
  • JMH Summary

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan’s GDP slips in May for second straight month: JCER

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:46 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. military proposes discharging treated contaminated water into Okinawa river

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
  • JMH Summary

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 145th consecutive day

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 22
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

MOD plans embankment work in Henoko after coral transplant ruling

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. serviceman indicted by district prosecutor for DUI

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 24
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Japan’s new national security adviser known ice breaker

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:51 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

New national security adviser seen increasing foreign ministry’s influence

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:08 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan, Britain defense ministers to hold talks in Tokyo

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

China’s dark web spawns a hard-to-crack hacker community

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:07 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan seeks stronger cybersecurity amid China, Russia threats

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:31 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

China reacts strongly to Japan’s draft cybersecurity strategy

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Mainichi , Kyodo
  • JMH Summary

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 7, 2021

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

POLITICS

LDP members very dissatisfied with status quo

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Noda Seiko and Nakatani Gen on Tokyo Met. Assembly election

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 4
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Yokohama mayor Hayashi to run for 4th term

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:44 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Tokyo Olympics spectator issue moves into the political arena

  • July 7, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan OKs FY 2022 budget guidelines, 4 tril. yen for green growth

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 11:13 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan mulls faster vaccine approval for future pandemics

  • July 7, 2021
  • , The Japan News
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP urges return of all residents near Fukushima N-plant

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:51 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Japan to set policy on planned children’s agency at year-end

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:18 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

IOC President Bach arrives in Japan

  • July 8, 2021
  • , NHK, TBS, Fuji TV
  • JMH Summary

SCIENCE

Norway’s Yara looks to supply zero-CO2 ‘green ammonia’ to Japan

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:33 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

GOJ to issue another state of emergency for Tokyo

  • July 8, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Ministry to monitor ‘possible’ high-risk contacts after return to Japan

  • July 7, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:33 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Tokyo Olympics athletes’ village pre-opens amid uncertainty

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:32 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

U.S. authorities detain man on suspicion of killing Japanese woman in Miami

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei digital , 7:46 p.m.
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

30-year-old man arrested in U.S. over murder of Japanese woman

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:21 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Kin of dead Sri Lankan woman launch petition for video disclosure

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Barcelona players blasted by Japan sponsors for racist video

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:12 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan to launch infectious diseases databank to fight COVID-19

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 12:35 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japanese drugmaker Shionogi to double COVID vaccine supply to 60 mil.

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:28 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Chinese national arrested on charges of forging residency cards

  • July 7, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 25
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Experts in Japan warn of unseasonable spread of cold-like virus

  • July 7, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (July 7, 2021)

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Voicing what many think

  • July 8, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 12
  • JMH Translation
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