May 9, 2022

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HEADLINES

Noon news

  • May 9, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 9, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Hayashi to leave for South Korea today

  • May 9, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida’s ‘realism’ foreign policy vision put to test by Russian invasion

  • May 7, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 6:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Strengthen international coordination to pressure Russia

  • May 7, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:35 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Will Russia head for Japan? Former PM Aso says no guarantee it won’t

  • May 8, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 1:40 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Japan, Pacific nations share concerns over China’s pact with Solomons

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 7:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Editorial: Stronger ties with Europe serve Japan’s strategic interest

  • May 7, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 0:03 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Johnson eager to boost U.K.-Japan ties

  • May 6, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 5:56 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Johnson: Cooperation between U.K., Japan intensifying all the time

  • May 6, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 5:32 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Broad agreement on defense pact shows deepening of Japan-U.K. security ties

  • May 6, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 9:00 p.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Finland to decide on possible NATO membership application in May: PM

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:44 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Japan’s dispatch of defense items to Ukraine seen as murky area

  • May 7, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 7:00 a.m.
  • English Press

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Enemy-base attack capability

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Akahata , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

INTERNATIONAL

Cartoon: Retaliation

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 1
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INTERNATIONAL

Foreign Minister Hayashi to attend ROK president’s inauguration  

  • May 7, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Kishida wraps up Golden Week trip to Southeast Asia, Europe 

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Yomiuri
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida to attend Shangri-La Dialogue  

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Sankei
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INTERNATIONAL

Hayashi visits Pacific island states 

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Yomiuri, Nikkei , Kyodo
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INTERNATIONAL

EU leaders to visit Hiroshima 

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Asahi
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ECONOMY

Japan to label cloud services as critical for economic security

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:25 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan and India team up for affordable EV charging standard

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:05 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Japan’s AGC pours $770m to expand Thai chemical production

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:17 a.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

Editorial: Thorough support needed to prevent surge in bankruptcies

  • May 7, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 12:30 p.m.
  • English Press

ECONOMY

U.S., Japanese economic vice ministers hold consultations 

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Nikkei, Sankei
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

Former Diet member from Okinawa studied possibility of “Okinawa’s independence”

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

U.S. Marine hits pedestrian in Chatan, Okinawa

  • May 9, 2022
  • , Fuji TV, Local TV networks
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SECURITY

SECURITY

Japan govt starts supporting defense industry

  • May 6, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:03 p.m.
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SECURITY

Global order in middle powers’ hands as superpowers turn inward

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 6:15 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Number of takeoffs and landings at Kadena drops by 12%

  • May 4, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times , p. 2
  • JMH Translation

SECURITY

Japan forces to join French Pacific disaster drills for 1st time

  • May 6, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 8:40 p.m.
  • English Press

SECURITY

SECURITY

Senior USN official comments on China, Russia

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Sankei
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SECURITY

North Korea reportedly tests SLBM

  • May 8, 2022
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SECURITY

Russia conducts missile test in Sea of Japan

  • May 7, 2022
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SECURITY

POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 7, 2022

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 6, 2022

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 4
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POLITICS

Main events scheduled for May 9-15

  • May 6, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:09 a.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

“Friends of Abe Shinzo Association” to be launched in Taiwan

  • May 5, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Major diplomatic events until November 2022

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Mainichi , p. 3
  • JMH Translation

POLITICS

Japan Diet battle to intensify ahead of Upper House election

  • May 6, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 7:48 p.m.
  • English Press

POLITICS

POLITICS

Kishida pledges to ban Russian oil imports at G7

  • May 9, 2022
  • , NHK
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POLITICS

OPINION POLLS

Highlights of April 2022 Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll

  • May 1, 2022
  • , Jiji Press Public Opinion Poll Bulletin , [No. 1697] – pp. 8–11
  • JMH Translation

OPINION POLLS

Majority support higher defense spending

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Asahi
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SCIENCE

Japanese startups help customers reduce carbon emissions

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 2:29 p.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

Lunar probe uses eco-friendly water-powered thrusters for propulsion

  • May 7, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 10:40 a.m.
  • English Press

SCIENCE

GOJ to ease COVID-19 border controls to accommodate foreign tourists

  • May 7, 2022
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SCIENCE

Coronavirus cases rising rapidly in Okinawa

  • May 8, 2022
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SOCIETY

Student barred from Yoshinoya recruiting session over nationality

  • May 7, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 2:19 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Trainee from Vietnam reaches settlement over physical abuse

  • May 7, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun , 5:20 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Japan to boost tourism at Ainu culture complex: gov’t spokesman

  • May 8, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 2:12 p.m.
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