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Japan university event spotlights artistic talent of Ukraine through photo and film works

TOKYO — An event showing works by Ukrainian photographers and female filmmakers from Ukraine is underway at Tokyo’s Sophia University, from the wish to have visitors learn about the country through art and culture.   The event “Artistic Ukraine” consists of a photo exhibit featuring 51 works taken by four Ukrainian photographers, and a screening of six short films to….Read more

  • June 23, 2022
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Japanese NGOs face impediments in providing aid to Ukrainians

By Hori Kazuhiko   With Russia’s invasion into Ukraine intensifying, Japan’s nongovernmental organizations (NGO) are rendering support to Ukrainian evacuees in surrounding countries with the money provided by the Japanese government. But in reality, they are not able to fully meet the needs of evacuees as their activities are being “shackled” by the government.   Since March, the government has….Read more

  • June 9, 2022
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EDITORIAL: To meaningfully support Ukraine, G7 can’t go soft on Russia

It is imperative that nations assisting Ukraine in its battle to stop the Russian invasion and war crimes, including G7 and European Union (EU) members, maintain solidarity in their support of the Ukrainian fight for independence.   Recently, the leaders of Germany, France, and Italy — all G7 members — as well as Romania visited Ukraine’s capital Kyiv, where they….Read more

  • June 23, 2022
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OPINION: Ukraine war end game a matter of interpretation

TOKYO — How do we end Russia’s invasion of Ukraine?   The answer depends on how one defines “end” and what the envisioned goal is when hostilities cease.   As the war grinds on, discussions are taking place in world capitals as leaders seek a concrete way to end the bloodshed and global fallout.   French President Emmanuel Macron has….Read more

  • June 21, 2022
  • , Kyodo News , 11:57 a.m.
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Kishida Cabinet support rate steady at 60% range, Sankei-FNN poll

According to the nationwide public opinion poll jointly conducted by Sankei Shimbun and Fuji News Network (FNN) on June 18–19, 2022, support for the Kishida Cabinet is 63.7%, down 5.2 percentage points from the previous poll taken on May 21–22. The Cabinet has enjoyed backing in the 60% range for nine consecutive months since the inauguration of the Kishida administration.….Read more

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Analysis: China feels slight unease in intimidating Japan with Russia

KATSUJI NAKAZAWA, Nikkei senior staff writer   Katsuji Nakazawa is a Tokyo-based senior staff writer and editorial writer at Nikkei. He spent seven years in China as a correspondent and later as China bureau chief. He was the 2014 recipient of the Vaughn-Ueda International Journalist prize.   Since last year, China and Russia have been conducting joint military activities in….Read more

  • June 16, 2022
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