December 21, 2021

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • December 21, 2021
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HEADLINES

Morning news 

  • December 21, 2021
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Appointment of Emanuel reflects U.S. emphasis on Japan

  • December 19, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. urges Japan not to join nuclear ban treaty meeting: sources

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Kyodo News , 5:48 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese NGO meets govt. ahead of NPT review talks

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

INTERNATIONAL

DPRK beefs up nuclear and missile units

  • December 14, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 1
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: N. Korea remains isolated 10 years after Kim Jong Un took power

  • December 20, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:20 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan makes protest in working-level maritime talks with China

  • December 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: ‘Chinese-style’ poll deprived H.K. residents from expressing their will

  • December 21, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 12:45 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan enacts bills to support semiconductor production at home

  • December 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:17 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Ministry to issue rare guidance to JR Tokai on maglev project

  • December 20, 2021
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 6:37 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Osaka aims to open casino resort in FY 2029

  • December 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 8:52 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. service member at Camp Hansen arrested for DUI

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Fuji TV
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SECURITY

2 China govt ships enter Japanese waters near Senkakus

  • December 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 2:06 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

U.S. Navy sailor arrested on suspicion of breaking into school

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Kanagawa Shimbun , p. 16
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SECURITY

Capt. Dziekan takes office as commanding officer of Commander Fleet Activities Okinawa

  • December 17, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

Japan, China hold working-level maritime talks

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Yomiuri
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SECURITY

LDP begins review of National Security Strategy 

  • December 21, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SECURITY

Defense Ministry considers subsidies for Mageshima 

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Mainichi
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Dec. 20, 2021

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

Gist of interpellations at Upper House budget committee meeting, Dec. 20, 2021

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Yomiuri , p. 4
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POLITICS

Interview: Suga ‘surprised’ by Biden’s swift commitment to Senkakus

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:41 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

Gov’t provides 7.9 billion yen in subsidies to eight political parties

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Diet approves record extra budget to fund economic package

  • December 21, 2021
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POLITICS

Public support for Kishida cabinet rises

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Asahi
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OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Sankei Shimbun

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Sankei , p. 5
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Mainichi Shimbun

  • December 20, 2021
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • December 20, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , pp. 1, 5
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SCIENCE

Okinawa alarmed by massive cluster infection at Camp Hansen

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SCIENCE

JAXA starts recruiting astronauts for 1st time in 13 years

  • December 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 4:53 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Cases in COVID-19 outbreak at Camp Hansen reach 186

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Mainichi
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SCIENCE

Japan launches COVID vaccine certificate app

  • December 21, 2021
  • , All national papers
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SOCIETY

Shionogi’s new COVID pill appears to ease omicron symptoms

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:01 a.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Japan govt makes checklist on unconscious gender biases

  • December 20, 2021
  • , Jiji Press , 3:05 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

How Twitter moderates content in Japan

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

SOCIETY

Editorial: Communities, workplaces should help foreign residents get inoculated in Japan

  • December 20, 2021
  • , The Japan News , 2:21 p.m.
  • English Press

TRENDING@JAPAN

Two-way phenom Ohtani scores twice in year’s top buzzwords

  • December 21, 2021
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  • Trending@Japan

TRENDING@JAPAN

“Women who want both kids and a career are greedy.” Huh? 

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Tokyo Shimbun
  • Trending@Japan

TRENDING@JAPAN

In surprising twist, video-focused SNS leads youths to printed books

  • December 21, 2021
  • , Asahi , NHK
  • Trending@Japan
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