April 21, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • April 21, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • April 21, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Japanese finance minister denounces Russia at G20 meeting

  • April 21, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida comments on Japan-ROK relations

  • April 21, 2022
  • , NHK digital
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida makes ritual offering to Yasukuni

  • April 21, 2022
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

U.K. ambassador to Japan calls for closer cooperation among democracies

  • April 20, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 9:00 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

TOKYO REPORT: Still waiting, abductee families undergo generation shift

  • April 18, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:30 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Malaysia affirm coordination over Ukraine, Indo-Pacific

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 7:26 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Provide rapid response to humanitarian crises in Ukraine

  • April 21, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:15 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Japan should take the lead in coordinating U.N. reforms

  • April 20, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:36 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Diet approves legislation to revoke Russia’s most favored trade status

  • April 21, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Eight expelled Russian officials depart Japan

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

ROK foreign minister nominee calls comfort women agreement “official”

  • April 21, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Some LDP lawmakers oppose idea of Kishida meeting with ROK delegation

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Western nations clash with Russia at G20

  • April 21, 2022
  • , NHK
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INTERNATIONAL

ECONOMY

Japan logs trade deficit of 5,374.9 B. yen in FY 2021

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 3:51 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Wakayama assembly rejects ‘sloppy’ plan for casino resort

  • April 20, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:58 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Cartoon: BOJ Governor Kuroda hunkers down

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Akahata , p. 2
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ECONOMY

Wakayama withdraws bid to host casino resort 

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Nikkei
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SECURITY

Japan’s defense chief to visit Washington in early May

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Asahi , Kyodo
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SECURITY

Okinawa prefecture puts off decision on design change to Futenma relocation plan

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

FM Hayashi, DM Kishi fail to clarify when Futenma will be returned

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for fifth consecutive day

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 24
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SECURITY

LDP panel to propose increasing defense budget to 2% of GDP in five years 

  • April 21, 2022
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Russian ships pass through Tsushima Strait 

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Sankei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on April 20, 2022

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

POLITICS

Kishida sends offering to war-linked Yasukuni shrine, not plan visit

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:22 a.m.
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POLITICS

Ex-Japan PM Abe visits war-related Yasukuni shrine

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:59 a,m.
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POLITICS

LDP, Komeito leaders fail to reach conclusion on extra budget

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 8:13 p.m.
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POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

61% say Japan should take firm stance on China’s intrusions into Japanese waters 

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Asahi, Mainichi, Yomiuri, Sankei
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SCIENCE

SCIENCE

To the moon: Japanese insurers leap into lunar exploration

  • April 21, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 4:59 a.m.
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SCIENCE

New Japan institute to focus on photoimmunotherapy for cancer

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 10:16 p.m.
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SOCIETY

YamatoQ leader arrested after followers disrupt vaccine clinic

  • April 20, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 3:11 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan’s Hara tops U.S. ballet contest for young dancers

  • April 20, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 1:46 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Companies and employees wide apart on views on teleworking

  • April 20, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:17 p.m.
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