July 21, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • July 21, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • July 21, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. deputy secretary of state adds China visit to Asia itinerary

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8"54 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. First Lady Biden boosts her presence

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Deputy Secretary of State Sherman meets with families of abductees

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Abductees’ families meet senior US official

  • July 20, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: “Foreign pressure” from U.S. is arranged by Japan

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 13
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. urges Japan, S. Korea to work on common issues amid soured ties

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 7:06 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Moon’s Olympic absence points to protracted stalemate with Japan

  • July 20, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan to send oxygen concentrators to Indonesia

  • July 20, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan share concern about China 

  • July 21, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, ROK top diplomats hold talks in Tokyo 

  • July 21, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Top security officials of U.S., Japan confirm Quad partnership 

  • July 21, 2021
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ECONOMY

FSA launches study group on digital and decentralized finance

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 9
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ECONOMY

China eyeing Arctic Ocean LNG development

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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SECURITY

Typhoon ends consecutive presence of Chinese vessels near Senkakus

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:09 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Japan’s total No. of fighter jet scrambles reaches 30,000

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 9:51 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

A tale of two covers: Japan’s message on Taiwan draws US notice

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:06 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

JCG’s new survey aircraft looks for low-tide line in hopes of expanding Japanese waters

  • July 19, 2021
  • , Asahi evening edition , p. 8
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SECURITY

Japan, U.K. firms to codevelop engine for ASDF’s next-generation jet

  • July 20, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 1:58 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Part of British carrier strike group to call at Uruma in September

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 8
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SECURITY

Japanese, UK defense ministers affirm deeper coordination

  • July 21, 2021
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan condemns China’s cyberattacks 

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on July 20, 2021

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Japan’s lower house election may have nearly 1,000 candidates

  • July 21, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:50 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Japan’s ruling coalition is not as secure as it looks

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Calls growing within LDP for delaying Lower House poll until Nov.

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:30 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Nippon Ishin’s Matsuzawa announces bid for Yokohama mayor

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 22
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Cabinet support rate plummets across the board in opinion polls

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 5
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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SCIENCE

WHO head says COVID risk cannot be zero at Tokyo Olympics

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 2:38 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Japanese makers boosting decarbonization investments

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:02 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Japan to receive additional 50 million doses of Moderna vaccine

  • July 21, 2021
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Lack of knowledge about paperwork behind stateless children in Japan

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 3:27 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

77 pct of children born stateless in Japan acquire nationality

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:48 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan starts checking COVID vaccination status of overseas arrivals

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:49 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

COVID-19 safety measures at Olympics being put to the test

  • July 20, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Efficacy of Olympic anti-virus measures being questioned

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 43
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

Athletes upstaged by political drama as Japan’s COVID Olympics open

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Fanless but not funless: Japan tries to bring cheer to Olympics

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:31 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Olympic torch relay ending after being shut out of many public roads

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 9:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan police tightening security ahead of Tokyo games

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:25 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Devise concrete measures to battle 5th wave of coronavirus pandemic

  • July 21, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:42 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: Use Olympic diplomacy to show global solidarity in fighting pandemic

  • July 21, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:17 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: 5th COVID-19 wave engulfs Japan on eve of start of Olympics

  • July 20, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Time to cancel the Olympics, demands petition of 140,000 names

  • July 20, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Ruling bloc seeks return of residents near Fukushima n-plant

  • July 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:14 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Cartoon: Slouching towards Tokyo

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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SOCIETY

Emperor to attend Olympic opening ceremony 

  • July 21, 2021
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SOCIETY

Leading Japanese business executives to skip Olympic opening ceremony 

  • July 21, 2021
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SOCIETY

Missing Ugandan athlete discovered in Mie 

  • July 21, 2021
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Five COVID-19 indicators for 11 key prefectures (July 19, 2021)

  • July 20, 2021
  • , NHK digital , 8:48 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Infographic: Status of gov’t indicators for COVID-19 in Tokyo (July 20, 2021)

  • July 21, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
  • JMH Translation

SOCIETY

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