May 27, 2022

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  • May 27, 2022
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HEADLINES

Morning news

  • May 27, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

U.S. to remain focused on China in the midst of Russia’s war: Blinken

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 02:25 a.m.
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U.S. focused on ‘serious’ Chinese threat to global order, says Blinken

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 05:55 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Insights into the World: Autocracy leads to disastrous decision-making

  • May 27, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 11:30 a.m.
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UNSC draft resolution against DPRK vetoed by Russia, China

  • May 27, 2022
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Analysis: Xi envoy Wang Qishan visits Seoul with message for U.S.

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:30 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

China seeks regional security deal with Pacific Island nations

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 1:56 a.m.
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Japan, Vietnam vow to confront security threats in Indo-Pacific

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 10:29 p.m.
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Japan PM Kishida sees need for dialogue with China’s Xi

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 08:36 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Record against comfort women support group’s claim unveiled

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Jiji Press
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida, Southeast Asian leaders vow to work together on Ukraine

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 11:39 p.m.
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Thailand’s Prayuth: Open, rules-based Asia key to post-COVID growth

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 7:49 p.m.
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South Korea to restore Japan ties ‘as soon as possible,’ next envoy says

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 3:34 p.m.
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China shouldn’t emulate Russia in South China Sea: Malaysia PM

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 8:12 p.m.
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Malaysia’s Ismail Sabri says war, friction causing ‘negative ripples’

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 11:58 a.m.
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Malaysia’s Mahathir on Ukraine: Small conflicts ‘grow into world wars’

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:21 p.m.
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Sri Lanka president calls for international help as crisis swirls

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 2:15 p.m.
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China ex-official warns of Ukraine war’s impact on Asian trade

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 5:38 p.m.
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Vietnam Deputy PM urges world to ‘put aside’ disagreements

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 12:50 p.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Singapore PM Lee warns of nuclear ‘arms race’ amid Ukraine war

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 9:51 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Japan to reopen to visitors from 98 nations and regions

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 00:34 a.m.
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INTERNATIONAL

Biden’s diplomatic brinkmanship on Taiwan’s ‘strategic ambiguity’

  • May 26, 2022
  • , The Japan Times , 06:29
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida comments on extended deterrence in Diet debate

  • May 27, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Secretary Blinken says U.S. to focus on serious Chinese threat to global order 

  • May 27, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

INTERNATIONAL

Chinese foreign minister vows to “firmly” support Solomon Islands 

  • May 27, 2022
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INTERNATIONAL

Kishida says Japan to start accepting foreign tourists on June 10 

  • May 27, 2022
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ECONOMY

JR Central honorary chairman Kasai, who led rail privatization, dies

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:24 p.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan gov’t warns of risks to stable food supply amid Ukraine crisis

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 2:00 p.m.
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ECONOMY

From steel to Gundam: Japan’s changing exports

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 04:30 a.m.
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ECONOMY

Japan participates in international decarbonization framework 

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Nikkei evening edition
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ECONOMY

SECURITY

Okinawa assembly lodges protest against attempted sexual assault by U.S. Marine

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Okinawa Times, Ryukyu Shimpo
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SECURITY

Chinese ships spotted near Senkakus for 41st consecutive day

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 26
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SECURITY

Editorial: Move swiftly to establish specific counterattack capabilities

  • May 26, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 11:38 a.m.
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SECURITY

U.S., Japanese defense chiefs condemn North Korean missile launches

  • May 27, 2022
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SECURITY

Former PM Abe comments on Japan’s defense budget, Taiwan

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Mainichi, Nikkei
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POLITICS

Prime minister’s schedule on May 26, 2022

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Gist of interpellations at Lower House budget committee meeting, May 26, 2022

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Tokyo Shimbun , p. 6
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POLITICS

Kishida touts diplomatic success as election comes into view

  • May 26, 2022
  • , The Japan News , 0:46 p.m.
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POLITICS

Japan to review fiscal health goal with calls for more public spending

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 09:10 p.m.
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POLITICS

EXCLUSIVE: Japan eyes stopgap bonds to increase defense spending

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 9:10 p.m.
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POLITICS

Local legislators to launch nationwide group to support Tibet

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Sankei , p. 5
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POLITICS

Japan govt eyeing central body for gender equality

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Jiji Press , 12:41 p.m.
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POLITICS

Cartoon: Storm-tossed waters ahead

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Asahi , p. 12
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SCIENCE

Health ministry mulls legalizing marijuana for medical use

  • May 26, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun
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SOCIETY

SOCIETY

Japan to reopen to visitors from 98 nations and regions

  • May 27, 2022
  • , Nikkei Asia , 00:34 a.m.
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SOCIETY

FEATURE: Japanese society begins to grapple with microaggressions

  • May 26, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 02:53 p.m.
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SOCIETY

Sparks fly after Itochu publishes the birthrate of its employees

  • May 27, 2022
  • , The Asahi Shimbun
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SOCIETY

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