February 14, 2022

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HEADLINES

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  • February 14, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 14, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

GOJ convenes National Security Council meeting to discuss Ukraine

  • February 14, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. to reopen embassy in Solomon Islands

  • February 14, 2022
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan struggles to find way to act as “bridge” at Quad

  • February 12, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 6
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Quad countries must cooperate to protect free international order

  • February 12, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 4;30 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese PM Kishida’s visit to India sought

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:30 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: U.S. must unconditionally remove steel tariffs

  • February 10, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Commentary: Overtaking Japan? South Koreans see no reason to celebrate

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:30 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Knoxville, the hometown of Japanologist Howard H. Baker Jr.

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China, IOC must prevent incidents from overshadowing Beijing Olympic athletes

  • February 11, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:25 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: G7 nations must strengthen solidarity to shore up LNG supplies for Europe

  • February 11, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12;40 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese bell tower planned in Atlanta as symbol of friendship

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 1:57 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. rolls out Indo-Pacific strategy 

  • February 13, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Quad ministers agree to strengthen coordination on Ukraine 

  • February 12, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Quad regarded as viable platform for push back against autocracies   

  • February 12, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

China reacts sharply to Quad session in Australia 

  • February 12, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

FM Hayashi holds meetings with U.S., Indian, Australian counterparts  

  • February 12, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japanese, ROK ministers disagree on history issues 

  • February 13, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan advises citizens to leave Ukraine immediately 

  • February 12, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Editorial: Touting nuclear power as ‘green’ energy is a non-starter for Japan

  • February 11, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:18 p.m.
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Japan venture to build country’s first nuclear fusion power plant

  • February 13, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:21 a.m.
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ECONOMY

EXCLUSIVE: Funding by govt lender eyed for strategic goods

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 4:45 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Taiwan’s move should lead way to ease food import curbs

  • February 12, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 2:34 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Chip backlogs stretch to 2 years, vexing Sony and electronics makers

  • February 13, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:40 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Drill assumes accident at n-plant in northeastern Japan

  • February 12, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 2:47 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical to build chip cleaning agent fab in China

  • February 12, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:33 p.m.
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ECONOMY

3 major Japanese oil wholesalers enjoy earnings recovery

  • February 12, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:08 p.m.
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SECURITY

Okinawa rejects Defense Bureau’s request for permission to transplant coral at Henoko

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Body of second F-15 crew member discovered in Sea of Japan

  • February 14, 2022
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 47th consecutive day

  • February 13, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SECURITY

How ‘free-riding Japan’ came to embrace security multilateralism

  • February 11, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
  • English Press

SECURITY

146 ransomware attacks confirmed in Japan in 2021

  • February 10, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:51 p.m.
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Defense Ministry to step up “information warfare”

  • February 13, 2022
  • , Sankei
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POLITICS

Moves to create “Suga group” accelerating within LDP

  • February 12, 2022
  • , Fuji TV
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 12, 2022

  • February 13, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 6
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 11, 2022

  • February 12, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 10, 2022

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

FM Hayashi: “I will gather like-minded people and put myself forward as Kishida’s successor”

  • February 1, 2022
  • , Bungeishunju , pp. 120–127
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POLITICS

Main events scheduled for Feb. 14-20

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 12:04 p.m.
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POLITICS

Scandal casting uncertainty over fate of economic security bill

  • February 10, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 0:28 p.m.
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POLITICS

Vague Kishida dubbed ‘Mr. Consideration’ by opposition

  • February 11, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:50 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japan opposition DPFP confirms unity for Upper House poll

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 8:00 p.m.
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POLITICS

Kishida having trouble dealing with Japan’s economic woes

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Asahi
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POLITICS

Kishida holds talks with his predecessors

  • February 11, 2022
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SCIENCE

Japan to review automobile emission controls in 5 years

  • February 13, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 3:30 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Opaque carbon credit market undermines fight against climate change

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:03 a.m.
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SCIENCE

Opinion: World’s largest pension fund should create safe space for ESG dissent

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:00 a.m.
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Samples collected by Hayabusa2 represent Ryugu asteroid

  • February 11, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:35 a.m.
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SCIENCE

Editorial: Extend ISS operation to develop lunar exploration technology

  • February 14, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:07 p.m.
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SCIENCE

Japan to relax entry ban for foreign travelers

  • February 13, 2022
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei, Sankei
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SCIENCE

Japan’s coronavirus death toll tops 20,000

  • February 12, 2022
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SCIENCE

Pfizer COVID-19 oral drug approved

  • February 11, 2022
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SOCIETY

‘Cruel Japan’: Closed borders ignite furor from those shut out

  • February 14, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:08 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan set to gather foreign worker data for better support

  • February 12, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:30 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to find schools for kids of Afghans who fled Taliban

  • February 13, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Power of words only means left to bring abductees home

  • February 14, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 8:00 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Punished police members decrease to record low in Japan

  • February 10, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:15 a.m.
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SOCIETY

Hurdles still exist despite progress in confidential birth registration

  • February 11, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:20 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Govt must present specific steps for accelerating pace of boosters

  • February 12, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 4:30 p.m.
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