December 9, 2021

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  • December 9, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • December 9, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan faces delicate balance over Beijing Olympics boycott

  • December 8, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Interview: U.S.-Japan alliance ‘indispensable’ 80 years after Pearl Harbor

  • December 7, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:59 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Expert: U.S.-Russia summit meeting just as Russia wanted

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
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INTERNATIONAL

Tokyo nutrition summit vows 27 b. dollars in aid

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 12:48 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Develop regional security strategy in partnership with U.S.

  • December 4, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Russia must understand the costs involved if it invades Ukraine

  • December 9, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:38 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Anti-Chinese sentiment rising within LDP  

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida to participate in virtual Summit for Democracy 

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Top government spokesperson comments on Pearl Harbor attack 

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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ECONOMY

Economic Security Minister Kobayashi: Include economic security in NSS

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

EXCLUSIVE: Japan eyes tax breaks for eco-friendly food biz operators

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 11:09 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Faltering capital spending saps Japan’s economic growth

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:01 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan to deny tax credits to companies that fail to raise pay

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:49 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan Nov. business failures hit 56-year low

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:04 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for seventh consecutive day

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SECURITY

U.S. F-16 Fighter operations continue in Japan amid concerns

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:22 p.m.
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SECURITY

More than 800 participate in protest rally against Henoko relocation

  • December 5, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 27
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SECURITY

U.S. Marines and Japan units train to thwart island attack

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:09 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

ASDF F-35A fighter makes emergency landing at Hakodate Airport

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 5:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Marine convicted in Naha for driving under the influence and without a license

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 27
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on December 8, 2021

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

In parliamentary debut, new CDP leader tries policy-focused approach

  • December 8, 2021
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

POLITICS

Editorial: Vitalize Diet with substantive debates between political party leaders

  • December 9, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 11:49 a.m.
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POLITICS

CDPJ distancing itself from Communist party

  • December 9, 2021
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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SCIENCE

Yamanaka to step down as chief of iPS research center

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 6:24 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Fourth case of Omicron variant confirmed in Japan

  • December 9, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Japan will become immigrant nation: Sociologist Korekawa Yu

  • November 26, 2021
  • , Asahi , p. 13
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SOCIETY

Japan sponsors mum on U.S. diplomatic boycott of Beijing Games

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 7:08 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Afghan evacuees to be allowed into Japan despite COVID border rules

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 6:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan PM reads letter from kin of detained Sri Lankan woman who died

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 8:55 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan’s Nov. economy watcher sentiment rises to 8-year high

  • December 8, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 5:23 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Kishida advocates health security at GZERO Summit amid COVID-19 pandemic

  • December 8, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 5:56 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Editorial: How small steps make a giant stride for enduring peace

  • December 8, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:22 p.m.
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