March 18, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • March 18, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • March 18, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Roundup of newspaper editorials on Japan’s Russia strategy

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 8
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

GOJ confirms coordinated inter-agency support for Ukrainian evacuees

  • March 18, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida to meet Modi for summit as Quad partners discuss Ukraine

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:44 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Gist of interpellations at Upper House budget committee meeting, March 17, 2022

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 9
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INTERNATIONAL

Can the threat of sanctions firepower prevent a Taiwan crisis?

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:40 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan historians urge Japan, China, India to go between Russia, Ukraine

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 9:04 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Ex-Hiroshima mayor urges Putin not to use nuclear weapons in Ukraine

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 6:23 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Ukraine asks Japan for satellite data amid Russian invasion

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:01 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Ukraine’s thriving tech firms join cyber resistance against Russia

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:28 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s plan to set up diplomatic mission in China’s Wuhan stalled

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:13 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Saudi Arabia to work toward stabilizing crude oil markets

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:01 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Gov’t to assist Africa in procuring vaccines

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Yomiuri , p. 10
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INTERNATIONAL

Ukraine seeks Japanese satellite data

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Ukrainian envoy asks Japan to allow Zelenskyy to speak before Diet

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida speaks with Saudi crown prince by phone 

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Asahi, Yomiuri, Nikkei
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida calls Russia’s occupation of Northern Territories illegal

  • March 18, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Hayashi meets with ambassadors of four Eastern European nations

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei
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ECONOMY

ECONOMY

Editorial: Uncertainty makes flexibility vital as Federal Reserve raises its rates

  • March 18, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 3:52 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Flying taxis set to take off on 8 routes at Osaka World Expo

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:18 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Yen continues to lose ground vis-à-vis dollar   

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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ECONOMY

Denso’s stolen data removed from dark web  

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Sankei
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ECONOMY

Diet debate on economic security legislation begins 

  • March 18, 2022
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SECURITY

Okinawa governor to ask USFJ to keep mask mandate in place both on and off base

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 21st consecutive day

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 28
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SECURITY

Cyberattacks hit year-high in February–March, Teikoku Databank poll

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Nikkei , p. 17
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SECURITY

Japanese military expert: Russian troops seek to cut off capital to avoid urban fighting

  • March 17, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 7:52 p.m.
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SECURITY

Okinawa municipalities protest F-35A operations at Kadena

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
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SECURITY

Japan Lower House OKs bill for SDF’s foreigner-only transport

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 5:08 p.m.
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SECURITY

Okinawa gubernatorial election to be held on Sept. 11 

  • March 18, 2022
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on March 17, 2022

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

No results from Abe’s conciliation toward Putin: Kishida

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 8:41 p.m.
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POLITICS

Former NSS chief Kitamura incurs ex-NPA bureaucrats’ enmity

  • March 1, 2022
  • , Sentaku , p. 44
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SCIENCE

Japan eyes 6G lead with global standards backed by Toyota, others

  • March 18, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:04 a.m.
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SCIENCE

JAXA to launch moon lander in FY2022

  • March 16, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 2
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

SOCIETY

Editorial: Be alert, prepare for aftershocks following powerful earthquakes

  • March 18, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 3:47 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Editorial: Imminent lifting of curbs no reason to let your guard down

  • March 17, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:15 p.m.
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SOCIETY

70 pct of health care workers in Japan want to quit jobs

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:32 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan’s Princess Aiko meets press for 1st time ever

  • March 17, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:10 p.m.
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