December 8, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 8, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • December 8, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ likely to decide not to send cabinet ministers to Beijing Olympics

  • December 8, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China must act more transparently if it wants to win the world’s trust

  • December 8, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:34 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Expert: Japan should also send message on human rights protection

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 9
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida struggling after U.S. diplomatic boycott of Beijing games

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:11 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Myanmar’s scripted ‘guilty’ ruling on Suu Kyi is unacceptable

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:35 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Myanmar’s shadow gov’t asks Japan to recognize its legitimacy

  • December 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:28 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan concerned over Suu Kyi’s conviction, foreign minister says

  • December 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 1:32 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Myanmar junta seeks resumption of Japanese investment, ODA

  • December 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 10:43 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Opinion: Japan’s destiny as A-bomb victim was reconciliation with U.S.

  • December 7, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 5:55 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

U.S. announces diplomatic boycott of Beijing Olympics 

  • December 8, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan pledges $2.8 billion in nutrition-related aid to developing nations 

  • December 8, 2021
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ECONOMY

Japan to curb thermal power to spur production of renewables

  • December 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:33 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Countries finalize large pacific tuna catch quota increase

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:19 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Craft fair rules, transparent system for foreign capital in broadcasting

  • December 8, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:18 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun survey of 100 leading companies

  • December 7, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 10
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SECURITY

Okinawa displeased with latest GOJ action on FRF construction

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for sixth consecutive day

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SECURITY

Japan offers close to $2bn annually to cover U.S. troop presence

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:08 a.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

SECURITY

GOJ counters Okinawa’s rejection of Henoko design changes

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SECURITY

GSDF, U.S. Marines conduct joint training

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on December 7, 2021

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

MOFA’s “Russian school” hit by various hardships

  • December 1, 2021
  • , Sentaku digital
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POLITICS

Takaichi shows eagerness to become “post-Kishida” prime minister

  • December 6, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

LDP panel discusses Constitutional revision

  • December 7, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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POLITICS

Editorial: Onus on Kishida to live up to his ‘careful politics’ in Diet debate

  • December 7, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:21 p.m.
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Group of lawmakers visits Yasukuni Shrine

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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SCIENCE

Japan Seeks Int’l Framework to Tackle Marine Plastic Waste

  • December 7, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 1:52 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan unveils hacker-proof drones

  • December 7, 2021
  • , NHK WORLD
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Infected arrivals from abroad face hospital stays for Omicron checks

  • December 7, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:15 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japanese fake news eludes Facebook and Twitter’s reach

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:11 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Cartoon: Santa Claus may not be coming to town

  • December 5, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 4
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SOCIETY

Vox Populi: Lawmaker spoke out against war before attack on Pearl Harbor

  • December 7, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 12:40 p.m.
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