March 17, 2022

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HEADLINES

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  • March 17, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 17, 2022
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AMBASSADOR

Ambassador welcomes GOJ decision on Russian MFN status

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Sankei digital , Jiji
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INTERNATIONAL

G7 foreign ministers to discuss Ukraine remotely tonight

  • March 17, 2022
  • , NHK digital
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INTERNATIONAL

President Biden vows to defeat Putin

  • March 17, 2022
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

Careful analysis of Russia’s decision to invade Ukraine critical: Kawano

  • March 12, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan gov’t creates liaison team to accept Ukrainians

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 1:08 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Okinawa Prefecture to accept Ukrainian refugees

  • March 15, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo , p. 2
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INTERNATIONAL

Taiwan rep. in Japan calls for cooperation with Japan on Ukraine

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: China has a responsibility to stop Russian aggression

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:50 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Putin shows FSB the door

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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INTERNATIONAL

Abductees’ families urge GOJ to quickly realize return of victims

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S., Japan work together to airlift supplies to Ukraine

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei , NHK, TBS
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to revoke Russia’s “most favored nation” status 

  • March 17, 2022
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ECONOMY

Toyota and others set up help agency for their migrant employees

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:53 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Concerns grow about weak yen’s impact on Japan economy

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 12:56 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Government changeover in South Korea brings relief to Japan, ROK chipmakers

  • March 11, 2022
  • , NIKKEI Business Daily , p. 3
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ECONOMY

Editorial: Steady pay increases needed to help support livelihoods

  • March 17, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:28 p.m.
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SECURITY

SDF launches cyber defense unit

  • March 17, 2022
  • , NHK
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan’s SDF launches new cyber-defense unit

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 1:17 p.m.
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SECURITY

Ginowan mayor to visit Yokota AB

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

U.S. military conducts carrier-based air demonstration in Yellow Sea

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 2
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SECURITY

4 Chinese govt ships sail in Japanese waters off Senkakus

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 3:47 p.m.
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SECURITY

LDP discusses “nuclear-sharing”

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 4
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 16, 2022

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Japan ruling bloc, DPFP agree talks on gas tax cut

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:26 p.m.
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POLITICS

Science Council President meets with CCS Matsuno for first time

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 28
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POLITICS

Political parties step up efforts to increase number of women in Diet

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 4
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POLITICS

Japan revokes Russia’s ‘most favored’ status over Ukraine

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:53 p.m.
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SCIENCE

MOFA asks USFJ to maintain mask mandate at bases

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Mainichi
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SCIENCE

Japan’s COVID-19 quasi-state of emergency to be completely lifted

  • March 17, 2022
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SOCIETY

Japan abductees’ kin urge gov’t to quickly realize victims’ return

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 5:13 p.m.
  • English Press

SOCIETY

Prosecutors appeal Tokyo court’s ruling for ex-Nissan exec Kelly

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 5:28 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan’s COVID quasi-emergency to completely end: PM Kishida

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:57 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan foreign arrivals in Feb. over 99% lower than pre-pandemic level

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 6:28 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Majority in Hokkaido backs 2030 Winter Olympic bid: poll

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 6:06 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Companies will perhaps no longer asked to identify COVID-19 close contacts

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 3:57 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japanese municipalities step up preparations for teen booster shots

  • March 16, 2022
  • , The Japan Times
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Preserve, utilize valuable firsthand data on Great East Japan Earthquake

  • March 17, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:51 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Powerful earthquake jolts southern Tohoku

  • March 17, 2022
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