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Sunday, February 09, 2014

Japan News This Week 9 February 2014


Japan News.
2 Former Premiers Try to Use Tokyo Election to Rally Public Against Nuclear Power New York Times

China tests the waters with coastguard ships near Japan-controlled islands
Global Post

Japan snowfall disrupts air, rail and road transport

Tokyo women call for 'sex strike' over sexist gubernatorial candidate

U.S. vows to defend Japan if conflict erupts in East China Sea
Japan Times

Are You Coming to the Matsuri?: Tsunami Recovery and Folk Performance Culture on Iwate’s Rikuchū Coast Japan Focus

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