February 23, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • February 23, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • February 23, 2022
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AMBASSADOR

Aggressive style and detailed planning distinguish new U.S. Ambassador

  • February 20, 2022
  • , Yomiuri digital
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INTERNATIONAL

PM Kishida announces Japan’s sanctions on Russia

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Fuji TV, All TV networks
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INTERNATIONAL

Infographic: Japan’s trade ties with Russia (2020)

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Germany say Russian moves “totally unacceptable” over Ukraine

  • February 22, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 7:50 p.m.
  • English Press

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INTERNATIONAL

Biden’s Indo-Pacific strategy at odds with German, French visions

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 0:43 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Anticipating retaliation, Japan scrambles to review Russian imports

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:35 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

China, Russia, and Japan’s security strategy

  • February 20, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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INTERNATIONAL

S. Korean PM hopes to improve ties with Japan

  • February 22, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:26 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: The War Games

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. Under Secretary of State welcomes Japan’s human rights guidelines

  • February 19, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: 50 years after Nixon-Mao handshake, Asia preps for new world order

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:01 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan condemns Russia’s move as violation of Ukraine sovereignty 

  • February 23, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese diplomat temporarily detained in China  

  • February 23, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

South Korea reacts sharply to annual Takeshima Day event 

  • February 23, 2022
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ECONOMY

Japanese banks hold 500 billion yen in outstanding loans to Russia

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 5
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ECONOMY

Mitsubishi Electric to help modernize New York’s subway

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:32 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Hokkaido village starts 1st mayoral race in 36 years amid nuclear row

  • February 22, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 6:25 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan LDP seeking to raise oil subsidy limit to over 25 yen

  • February 19, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 4:31 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Expert: Japan’s exports could drop due to Ukraine situation

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 7
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SECURITY

MOD to speed up FRF construction

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Gov’t to survey regional banks’ cybersecurity risks

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 1
  • English Press

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SECURITY

Economic security: Invisible threats / Japan slow to act amid fears of China’s Olympic app

  • February 23, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12;32 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

Asia’s arms race: China spurs military spending spree

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:00 a.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

U.S. Marine corporal sentenced to two years in jail for smuggling cannabis

  • February 19, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 29
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SECURITY

U.S. Marine arrested for assault and injury in Naha

  • February 19, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 26
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Hospital groups to seek govt’s help to protect against cyberattacks

  • February 17, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 33
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SECURITY

POLITICS

LDP mulls fielding ex-Ginowan mayor in summer Upper House election

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on Feb. 22, 2022

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Editorial: Ruling, opposition parties must constructively debate key issues

  • February 23, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:33 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

LDP’s advocates of financial discipline launch new organization

  • February 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

Approval rate drops for Kishida Cabinet, leadership, Asahi poll

  • February 22, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 4:43 p.m.
  • English Press

OPINION POLLS

Opinion poll & results from Asahi Shimbun

  • February 22, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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OPINION POLLS

Gender gap in views on acquiring enemy base attack capabilities, Kyodo News poll

  • February 21, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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OPINION POLLS

Kyodo News opinion poll & results from Tokyo Shimbun

  • February 21, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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SCIENCE

Japanese firms join initiative to reduce plastic waste

  • February 22, 2022
  • , NHK WORLD
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Daily tally of COVID-19 deaths in Japan exceeds 300 for first time

  • February 23, 2022
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SOCIETY

NASA employee stays grounded with weekly cycling tours

  • February 22, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 1;40 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Vox Populi: The messy saga of Nissan versus Ghosn continues

  • February 22, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:30 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan emperor, turning 62, confident COVID-19 will be overcome

  • February 23, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 1;12 a.m.
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SOCIETY

High court orders Japan to pay damages for sterilizations

  • February 22, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:22 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan set to fall short of February booster goal

  • February 22, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Beijing 2022 underscored how Olympics lost sight of ideal

  • February 22, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 1:55 p.m.
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