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“The United Kingdom was the first country to appoint a loneliness minister in 2018, after a 2017 report found that more than nine million people in the UK said they often or always felt lonely. But the role seems to not be a particularly _...Read More_
“The United Kingdom was the first country to appoint a loneliness minister in 2018, after a 2017 report found that more than nine million people in the UK said they often or always felt lonely. But the role seems to not be a particularly _...Read More_
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>"Japan's military performed 25 missions in 2020 in defense of US ships or planes, a sign of the growing integration of two of Asia's most powerful armed forces."
>"Japan's military performed 25 missions in 2020 in defense of US ships or planes, a sign of the growing integration of two of Asia's most powerful armed forces."
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It was a move designed to show that Japan’s ruling party was committed to gender equality after the sexism row that forced one of its former prime ministers, Yoshiro Mori, to resign as head of Tokyo’s Olympic organising committee.
It was a move designed to show that Japan’s ruling party was committed to gender equality after the sexism row that forced one of its former prime ministers, Yoshiro Mori, to resign as head of Tokyo’s Olympic organising committee.
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The selection of Seiko Hashimoto as president represented an abrupt turn after the Olympic committee had apparently intended to name another man in his 80s.
The selection of Seiko Hashimoto as president represented an abrupt turn after the Olympic committee had apparently intended to name another man in his 80s.
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>"US president smooths over Trump-era complaints to deepen Japan security alliance as new secretary of state rejects _...Read More_
>"US president smooths over Trump-era complaints to deepen Japan security alliance as new secretary of state rejects _...Read More_
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>"Media reports mass vaccination could be completed by June, as public resistance to the Games grows."
>"Media reports mass vaccination could be completed by June, as public resistance to the Games grows."
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"A powerful earthquake has struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, killing at least eight people and injuring hundreds more."
"A powerful earthquake has struck the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, killing at least eight people and injuring hundreds more."
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>"TOKYO (AP) — More than 80% of people in Japan who were surveyed in two polls in the last few days say the Tokyo Olympics should be canceled or postponed, or say they believe the _...Read More_
>"TOKYO (AP) — More than 80% of people in Japan who were surveyed in two polls in the last few days say the Tokyo Olympics should be canceled or postponed, or say they believe the _...Read More_
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[https://amp.theguardian.com/world/2021/jan/08/seoul-court-orders-japan-to-pay-damages-over-wartime-sexual-slavery](https://amp.theguardian.com/world/2021/jan/08/seoul-court-orders-japan-to-pay-damages-over-wartime-sexual-slavery) Japan denounces ruling as ‘unacceptable’ as row over sexual enslavement of women in the second world war enters new chapter
[https://amp.theguardian.com/world/2021/jan/08/seoul-court-orders-japan-to-pay-damages-over-wartime-sexual-slavery](https://amp.theguardian.com/world/2021/jan/08/seoul-court-orders-japan-to-pay-damages-over-wartime-sexual-slavery) Japan denounces ruling as ‘unacceptable’ as row over sexual enslavement of women in the second world war enters new chapter
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>"Calling it a "crime against humanity," the court says Japan's use of so-called "comfort women" should be subject to Korean law as its _...Read More_
>"Calling it a "crime against humanity," the court says Japan's use of so-called "comfort women" should be subject to Korean law as its _...Read More_
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"PM mulls emergency declaration for greater Tokyo area amid record high COVID-19 cases."
"PM mulls emergency declaration for greater Tokyo area amid record high COVID-19 cases."
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Japan will be the next eye of five eye group
Japan will be the next eye of five eye group
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[https://aje.io/czdl9](https://aje.io/czdl9) >"Three women who qualified for Tokyo 2020 reflect on the unprecedented decision to postpone the games."
[https://aje.io/czdl9](https://aje.io/czdl9) >"Three women who qualified for Tokyo 2020 reflect on the unprecedented decision to postpone the games."
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>"A Japanese forestry firm has partnered with Kyoto University in what would be a world first."
>"A Japanese forestry firm has partnered with Kyoto University in what would be a world first."