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Evening Standard
Perez and Mustafi expected to be Arsenal's final summer signingsArsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to recei
Perez and Mustafi expected to be Arsenal's final summer signings
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Arsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to receive a work permit and will go out on loan. JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images Having failed to sign Vardy Arsenal made their move for Alvaro Morata, but deemed £57m more than... Read more
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Evening Standard
Arsenal's £52m Perez and Mustafi deals not panic buys, insists WengerArsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to recei
Arsenal's £52m Perez and Mustafi deals not panic buys, insists Wenger
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Arsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to receive a work permit and will go out on loan. JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images Having failed to sign Vardy Arsenal made their move for Alvaro Morata, but deemed £57m more than... Read more
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Evening Standard
Wenger to make late call on Ozil's fitness ahead of Watford clashArsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to recei
Wenger to make late call on Ozil's fitness ahead of Watford clash
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Arsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to receive a work permit and will go out on loan. JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images Having failed to sign Vardy Arsenal made their move for Alvaro Morata, but deemed £57m more than... Read more
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Evening Standard
Settled Spurs can steal a march on uneasy Arsenal vs erratic LiverpoolArsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to recei
Settled Spurs can steal a march on uneasy Arsenal vs erratic Liverpool
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Arsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to receive a work permit and will go out on loan. JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images Having failed to sign Vardy Arsenal made their move for Alvaro Morata, but deemed £57m more than... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Pokemon Go Claims First Fatality; Incites Stampede; But DAU Drop Leaves Hope For Humanityallegedly hitting two women while playing Pokemon Go on a road in the Katanokam
Pokemon Go Claims First Fatality; Incites Stampede; But DAU Drop Leaves Hope For Humanity
Zero Hedge / Posted yesterday
allegedly hitting two women while playing Pokemon Go on a road in the Katanokamicho area at around 7:25 p.m. on Tuesday, Jiji Press reports (Aug. 24). One woman died in the incident while the other was seriously injured. Goou has admitted to the... Read more
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Japan Today
Japanese firms need to expand into Africa, a region with high growth potential, to be more competitive internationally. Any company can't be international without thinking of making money across the globe. ‹ Japan Todayfrom Japan will join a meeting on African development for two days from Saturda
Japanese firms need to expand into Africa, a region with high growth potential, to be more competitive internationally. Any company can't be international without thinking of making money across the globe. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
from Japan will join a meeting on African development for two days from Saturday in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi. The event, known as the Tokyo International Conference on African Development, will be hosted by the Japanese government. (Jiji P... Read more
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Evening Standard
Mazzarri jokes about spying on Wenger's tactics for Watford vs ArsenalArsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to recei
Mazzarri jokes about spying on Wenger's tactics for Watford vs Arsenal
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Arsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to receive a work permit and will go out on loan. JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images Having failed to sign Vardy Arsenal made their move for Alvaro Morata, but deemed £57m more than... Read more
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Evening Standard
Granit Xhaka's first impressions of Arsenal have been 'superb'Arsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to recei
Granit Xhaka's first impressions of Arsenal have been 'superb'
Evening Standard / Posted 2 days ago
Arsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to receive a work permit and will go out on loan. JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images Having failed to sign Vardy Arsenal made their move for Alvaro Morata, but deemed £57m more than... Read more
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Japan Today
Driver, playing Pokemon Go, hits and kills pedestrian, injures another ‹ Japan Todaya police spokesman said. One of the women, aged 72, died while the other, 60,
Driver, playing Pokemon Go, hits and kills pedestrian, injures another ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 2 days ago
a police spokesman said. One of the women, aged 72, died while the other, 60, was seriously injured, the spokesman said. Jiji Press said it was the nation’s first fatal accident involving a driver playing Pokemon Go while at the wheel. Jiji also... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Correction: Amusement Ride Safety storyfalling off the ride. The man fell from a four-seat vehicle on the Spinning Coa
Correction: Amusement Ride Safety story
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
falling off the ride. The man fell from a four-seat vehicle on the Spinning Coaster Maihime (Dancing Princess) when it reached a curve some eight metres above the ground. AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS (Photo credit should read JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty I... Read more
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The Manila Times
China ‘opposes’ NKorea’s missile developmenthope that (the situation) will not become more tense and complicated,” he told
China ‘opposes’ NKorea’s missile development
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
hope that (the situation) will not become more tense and complicated,” he told reporters ahead of trilateral talks, Jiji Press reported. The talks begin as Japan, China and South Korea are themselves at odds over various territorial... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan woman dies in Pokemon Go car accidenta police spokesman said. One of the women, aged 72, died while the other, 60,
Japan woman dies in Pokemon Go car accident
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
a police spokesman said. One of the women, aged 72, died while the other, 60, was seriously injured, the spokesman said. Jiji Press said it was the nation's first fatal accident involving a driver playing Pokemon Go while at the wheel. Jiji also... Read more
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Evening Standard
Mourinho to block Arsenal move for Phil Jones, because he won’t do business with WengerArsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to recei
Mourinho to block Arsenal move for Phil Jones, because he won’t do business with Wenger
Evening Standard / Posted 3 days ago
Arsene Wenger as "one for the future" the £2m signing has since failed to receive a work permit and will go out on loan. JIJI PRESS/AFP/Getty Images Having failed to sign Vardy Arsenal made their move for Alvaro Morata, but deemed £57m more than... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Strong typhoon hits near Tokyo, disrupts traffic, causes injurieswinds and heavy rains as authorities advised more than 120,000 people to evacua
Strong typhoon hits near Tokyo, disrupts traffic, causes injuries
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
winds and heavy rains as authorities advised more than 120,000 people to evacuate due to possible flooding. AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS JAPAN OUT TOKYO — Powerful Typhoon Mindulle made landfall Monday near the Japanese capital, bringing torrential... Read more
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Japan Today
The government is determined to promote measures to make the country the safest in the world. But heinous crimes aimed at children and women and frauds targeting elderly people are still rampant. Further efforts are needed to address this. ‹ Japan Todaysafest in the world. But heinous crimes aimed at children and women and frauds
The government is determined to promote measures to make the country the safest in the world. But heinous crimes aimed at children and women and frauds targeting elderly people are still rampant. Further efforts are needed to address this. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
safest in the world. But heinous crimes aimed at children and women and frauds targeting elderly people are still rampant. Further efforts are needed to address this. Jun Matsumoto, new chairman of the National Public Safety Commission. (Jiji Pr... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mother arrested after 4 children found dead at homeare questioning the children's 41-year-old mother as a suspect in a possible mu
Mother arrested after 4 children found dead at home
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
are questioning the children's 41-year-old mother as a suspect in a possible murder-suicide attempt, according to Jiji Press and public broadcaster NHK. The mother confessed to police she had killed the children, according to TV... Read more
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asianage
Mother in Japan questioned after 4 children found deadare questioning the children's 41-year-old mother as a suspect in a possible mu
Mother in Japan questioned after 4 children found dead
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
are questioning the children's 41-year-old mother as a suspect in a possible murder-suicide attempt, according to Jiji Press and public broadcaster NHK. The mother confessed to police she had killed the children, according to TV... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mother in Japan questioned after 4 children found deadare questioning the children's 41-year-old mother as a suspect in a possible mu
Mother in Japan questioned after 4 children found dead
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
are questioning the children's 41-year-old mother as a suspect in a possible murder-suicide attempt, according to Jiji Press and public broadcaster NHK. The mother confessed to police she had killed the children, according to TV... Read more
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Japan Today
After Rio, Tokyo eyes safe, smooth 2020 Olympic Games ‹ Japan Todaymedia have noted Rio’s propensity for crime. “Robbery and theft targeting tour
After Rio, Tokyo eyes safe, smooth 2020 Olympic Games ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 5 days ago
media have noted Rio’s propensity for crime. “Robbery and theft targeting tourists shows no sign of decline,” Jiji Press reported, noting that in the Olympics’ first week, Japanese nationals were the victims in at least nine... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
After Rio, Tokyo eyes safe, smooth 2020 Games- Japanese media have noted Rio's propensity for crime. "Robbery and theft ta
After Rio, Tokyo eyes safe, smooth 2020 Games
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
- Japanese media have noted Rio's propensity for crime. "Robbery and theft targeting tourists shows no sign of decline," Jiji Press reported, noting that in the Olympics' first week Japanese nationals were the victims in at least nine... Read more
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Japan Today
I will put top priority on finding a solution that is acceptable to as many people as possible and ensuring safety, instead of sticking to the existing relocation plan. ‹ Japan Todayscheduled relocation of the Tsukiji fish market in Chuo Ward after she returns
I will put top priority on finding a solution that is acceptable to as many people as possible and ensuring safety, instead of sticking to the existing relocation plan. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 7 days ago
scheduled relocation of the Tsukiji fish market in Chuo Ward after she returns home on Aug 24 from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. The relocation of the biggest fish market in Japan to the Toyosu district in Koto Ward is scheduled for Nov 7. (Jiji Pre... Read more
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Gulf News
Japan’s long-running, all-male pop group SMAP to break upAugust 14, 2016, saddening their army of fans across Asia and marking the end o
Japan’s long-running, all-male pop group SMAP to break up
Gulf News / Posted 12 days ago
August 14, 2016, saddening their army of fans across Asia and marking the end of an era.- - Japan OUT / NO INTERNET/ AFP / JIJI PRESS / JIJI PRESS / NO INTERNET The on-again, off-again break-up of an all-male Japanese pop group with a strong... Read more
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Gulf News
Japanese boy band SMAP splittingAugust 14, 2016, saddening their army of fans across Asia and marking the end o
Japanese boy band SMAP splitting
Gulf News / Posted 13 days ago
August 14, 2016, saddening their army of fans across Asia and marking the end of an era.- - Japan OUT / NO INTERNET/ AFP / JIJI PRESS / JIJI PRESS / NO INTERNET Hugely popular Japanese boy band SMAP will break up at the end of the year, their... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Nancy NotzonCurrent Affairs and has made two radio documentaries. Prior to joining the ABC,
Nancy Notzon
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
Current Affairs and has made two radio documentaries. Prior to joining the ABC, she worked with SBS and Japanese newswire Jiji Press where she covered the 2011 New Zealand earthquake and was a junior board member of the Foreign Correspondents'... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Court acquits pair of murder after two decades in jailAoki, 51, receives a flower bouquet after she was released from prison in Wakay
Court acquits pair of murder after two decades in jail
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 days ago
Aoki, 51, receives a flower bouquet after she was released from prison in Wakayama, western Japan on October 26, 2015. (Jiji Press/AFP) Tokyo – A Japanese woman and her former partner were acquitted on Wednesday in a retrial for the alleged... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Nancy NotzonCurrent Affairs and has made two radio documentaries. Prior to joining the ABC,
Nancy Notzon
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 17 days ago
Current Affairs and has made two radio documentaries. Prior to joining the ABC, she worked with SBS and Japanese newswire Jiji Press where she covered the 2011 New Zealand earthquake and was a junior board member of the Foreign Correspondents'... Read more
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Rappler
Nagasaki marks 71st atomic bombing anniversaryof the bombing, in front of the monument at the Peace Memorial Park in Nagasaki
Nagasaki marks 71st atomic bombing anniversary
Rappler / Posted 18 days ago
of the bombing, in front of the monument at the Peace Memorial Park in Nagasaki, western Japan, on August 9, 2016. Jiji Press/AFP TOKYO, Japan – The Japanese city of Nagasaki on Tuesday, August 9, marked 71 years since its destruction by a... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Nagasaki marks 71st atomic bombing anniversarythat claimed more than 74,000 lives almost instantly, in one of the final chapt
Nagasaki marks 71st atomic bombing anniversary
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
that claimed more than 74,000 lives almost instantly, in one of the final chapters of World War II. JAPAN OUT AFP PHOTO / JIJI PRESS The Japanese city of Nagasaki on Tuesday marked 71 years since its destruction by a US atomic bomb, with its... Read more
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Japan Today
It's impossible for Japan to possess nuclear weapons or even consider holding them. As our national policy, we stick to the three nonnuclear principles of not producing, possessing or allowing nuclear weapons in the country's territory. ‹ Japan Todayto possess nuclear weapons or even consider holding them. As our national polic
It's impossible for Japan to possess nuclear weapons or even consider holding them. As our national policy, we stick to the three nonnuclear principles of not producing, possessing or allowing nuclear weapons in the country's territory. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 18 days ago
to possess nuclear weapons or even consider holding them. As our national policy, we stick to the three nonnuclear principles of not producing, possessing or allowing nuclear weapons in the country's territory. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (Jiji Pr... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Japan emperor makes rare video addressMinister Shinzo Abe is “considering” a response by saying that the government i
Japan emperor makes rare video address
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
Minister Shinzo Abe is “considering” a response by saying that the government is taking the announcement seriously, Jiji Press reported on Saturday. The Yomiuri Shimbun quoted sources in a report on Monday that the government is... Read more
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Japan Today
The total cost may be still seen expensive, but I will continue trying to understand Tokyo residents' feelings and cut costs. ‹ Japan Todaythat her planned trip to Rio de Janeiro on Aug 18-24 will cost about 10 million
The total cost may be still seen expensive, but I will continue trying to understand Tokyo residents' feelings and cut costs. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 20 days ago
that her planned trip to Rio de Janeiro on Aug 18-24 will cost about 10 million yen. She will be accompanied by four metropolitan government officials, fly business class and use a hotel offered by the International Olympic Committee. (Jiji... Read more
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Rappler
Japan marks Hiroshima bombing anniversaryday during the 71st memorial service for the a-bomb victims at the Peace Memori
Japan marks Hiroshima bombing anniversary
Rappler / Posted 21 days ago
day during the 71st memorial service for the a-bomb victims at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima on August 6, 2016. Jiji Press/AFP TOKYO, Japan – Japan on Saturday, August 6, marked 71 years since the city of Hiroshima was destroyed by a US... Read more
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Japan Update
Japan Government puts screws on Okinawa on Henokoplan of the MCAS Futenma to Henoko, and other issues related to the U.S. bases
Japan Government puts screws on Okinawa on Henoko
Japan Update / Posted 21 days ago
plan of the MCAS Futenma to Henoko, and other issues related to the U.S. bases in the prefecture. According to a Jiji press report, the remarks by the government’s top spokesman appear to represent a reversal of Tokyo’s official position... Read more
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The Mercury News
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: 4 new sports approved; baseball and softball reinstatedwas for the Tokyo Games only. Japanese baseball and softball officials hail th
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: 4 new sports approved; baseball and softball reinstated
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
was for the Tokyo Games only. Japanese baseball and softball officials hail the sports' return to the Olympics in 2020. (JIJI PRESS) The new sports will add 18 events and 474 athletes to the program. The Tokyo Games will now feature 33 sports... Read more
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The Mercury News
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: 4 new sports approved; baseball and softball reinstatedwas for the Tokyo Games only. Japanese baseball and softball officials hail th
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: 4 new sports approved; baseball and softball reinstated
The Mercury News / Posted 22 days ago
was for the Tokyo Games only. Japanese baseball and softball officials hail the sports' return to the Olympics in 2020. (JIJI PRESS) The new sports will add 18 events and 474 athletes to the program. The Tokyo Games will now feature 33 sports... Read more
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Japan Today
We will make efforts to support Japanese companies that will be affected by Brexit, taking into consideration the business community’s demands and its concerns about the move. ‹ Japan Todayconcerns about the move. Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Koichi Hagiuda, saying
We will make efforts to support Japanese companies that will be affected by Brexit, taking into consideration the business community’s demands and its concerns about the move. ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 24 days ago
concerns about the move. Deputy Chief Cabinet Secretary Koichi Hagiuda, saying the Japanese government will come up with measures to help Japanese companies deal with the economic impact of Britain’s planned exit from the European Union. (Jiji Pre... Read more
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Rappler
Japan approves huge stimulus for sluggish economyMinister Nobuteru Ishihara (L) before a Cabinet meeting at Abe's official resid
Japan approves huge stimulus for sluggish economy
Rappler / Posted 24 days ago
Minister Nobuteru Ishihara (L) before a Cabinet meeting at Abe's official residence in Tokyo on August 2, 2016. Photo by Jiji Press/AFP TOKYO, Japan – Japan's Cabinet on Tuesday, August 2, approved a mammoth 28-trillion yen ($273 billion)... Read more
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asianage
Tokyo gets first woman governorTokyo on Sunday, according to media exit polls, becoming the first woman to lea
Tokyo gets first woman governor
asianage / Posted 26 days ago
Tokyo on Sunday, according to media exit polls, becoming the first woman to lead Japan’s capital. Public broadcaster NHK, Jiji Press and other media forecast Ms Koike as the winner immediately after polls closed at 8 pm (1100 GMT). “I will lead... Read more
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The China Post
Tokyo elects Yuriko Koike as 1st woman governorTokyo on Sunday, according to media exit polls, becoming the first woman to lea
Tokyo elects Yuriko Koike as 1st woman governor
The China Post / Posted 26 days ago
Tokyo on Sunday, according to media exit polls, becoming the first woman to lead Japan's capital. Public broadcaster NHK, Jiji Press and other media forecast Koike as the winner immediately after polls closed at 8 p.m. (1100 GMT). "I will lead... Read more
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The Economic Times
Tokyo elects Yuriko Koike as first woman governor: Exit pollsTokyo on Sunday, according to media exit polls, becoming the first woman to lea
Tokyo elects Yuriko Koike as first woman governor: Exit polls
The Economic Times / Posted 26 days ago
Tokyo on Sunday, according to media exit polls, becoming the first woman to lead Japan's capital. Public broadcaster NHK, Jiji Press and other media forecast Koike as the winner immediately after polls closed at 8 pm (1100 GMT). "I will lead... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tokyo elects Yuriko Koike as first woman governor: Exit pollsSunday (Jul 31), according to media exit polls, becoming the first woman to lea
Tokyo elects Yuriko Koike as first woman governor: Exit polls
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 26 days ago
Sunday (Jul 31), according to media exit polls, becoming the first woman to lead Japan's capital. Public broadcaster NHK, Jiji Press and other media forecast Koike as the winner immediately after polls closed at 8pm (1100 GMT). "I will lead Tokyo... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Japan to review mental health system after stabbingsof such admissions and discharges, follow-up care after they are released and t
Japan to review mental health system after stabbings
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 29 days ago
of such admissions and discharges, follow-up care after they are released and the sharing of information with police, Jiji Press said. "It is indispensable to examine the decision made by the city to discharge him from the hospital and the... Read more
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