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Sunday, May 20, 2007

Japan This Week 5/20/07

今週の日本

Mobster caught in rubber ball extortion case.

Yomiuri

Minor severs then delivers mother's head to police station.

Guardian

Former yakuza surrenders after daylong standoff--and the murder of a cop.

Japan Times

Tokyo to name nameless streets, ease confusion in the metropolis.

The Guardian

Interview with film director Hiromasa Hirosue.

Midnight Eye

Japanese women devouring boy love manga.

Mainichi

Japanese schools to teach patriotism.

BBC

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Japan Stats

Registered foreigners in Japan 2006 - 2,084,900

Koreans 598,000 (28.7%)
Chinese (26.9%)
Brazilians (15%)
Filipinos (9.3%)

Source: Japan Justice Ministry


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