Sankei Shimbun

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Name: Sankei Shimbun
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Scandal clouds loom over Japan trade minister

Obuchi to investigate reports about supporters' misuse of political fundsIn a blow to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan's new trade and industry minister was expected to resign over allegations that groups that had backed her misused political funds, according ... [Published CHINAdaily.com.cn - 14 hours ago]
First reported Oct 16 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 5 reports

South Korea urged to drop libel charges against Japanese journalist

Press freedom organisations are calling on South Korea to drop charges against Japanese journalist Tatsuya Kato, who has been charged with defamation.The charge concerns an article Kato wrote for the Sankei Shimbun on 3 August that questioned the whereabouts ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

NPAD Criticizes Saenuri Chairman's Apology to President Park

The main opposition’s new floor leader has criticized ruling Saneuri Party chairman Kim Moo-sung’s apology to President Park Geun-hye for his remark on constitutional revision.Following Kim’s apology on Friday, Woo Yoon-keun of the main opposition New ... [Published Korea Broadcasting System - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 15 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 2 reports

S. Korea slams Japanese govt for Sankei remarks

Jiji Press SEOUL (Jiji Press) — South Korea has criticized the Japanese government for commenting on the indictment of Sankei Shimbun reporter Tatsuya Kato on charges of defaming South Korean President Park Geun-hye.The indictment of Kato, a former Seoul ... [Published The Japan News - Oct 15 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 15 2014 - 1 reports

Changes to Japan-US defense cooperation

Japan and the United States issued an interim report on the revision of the Guidelines for Japan-U.S. Defense Cooperation on Oct. 8, making significant changes to the original bilateral defense guidelines introduced in 1978. Though technically the two ... [Published China.org.cn - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 5 reports

S.Korea envoy hopes to improve ties with Japan

AsiaOct. 14, 2014 - Updated 16:34 UTCSouth Korea's new ambassador to Japan has expressed his willingness to do his best to improve soured bilateral relations.Yoo Heung-soo acknowledged the severity of the current state of bilateral ties at a party in ... [Published NHK - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Korean authorities accused of illegal online surveillance

The Korea HeraldPublication Date : 14-10-2014Korea's opposition lawmakers slammed law enforcement officials on Monday for stepping up questionable online surveillance of private citizens, amid concerns the government was suppressing information onlin ... [Published Asia News Network - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 11 2014 - Updated Oct 12 2014 - 3 reports

Freedom of the press in South Korea

The criminal action taken by South Korean prosecutors against a former Seoul bureau chief of Japan’s Sankei Shimbun daily — on the charge that his column posted online in August defamed President Park Geun-hye — raises serious questions about the country’s ... [Published Japan Times - Oct 12 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 11 2014 - 8 reports

[Editorial] Pres. Park needs to give up her shameful defamation case

Posted on : Oct.11,2014 14:18 KSTFollowing the indictment of a Japanese reporter for defamation according to the Information and Communications Network Act, criticism and opposition both inside and outside South Korea has been sharp. Considering that ... [Published Hani.co.kr - Oct 11 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 8 reports

Japan Protests Indictment of Journalist by South Korea

ASAHIKAWA, Japan — Japan[1]’s Foreign Ministry summoned a South Korean diplomat on Thursday to protest the filing of charges against a Japanese journalist in Seoul, in the latest spat to divide the two countries.The ministry made the move to oppose the ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 23 reports

Sankei’s Kato indicted for ‘defaming’ Park

By Toshiyuki Yoshida / Yomiuri Shimbun Correspondent SEOUL — The Seoul Central District Prosecutors Office has indicted without arrest the former chief of The Sankei Shimbun’s Seoul Bureau, on charges of defaming South Korean President Park Geun-hye.Tatsuya ... [Published The Japan News - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Sep 23 2014 - Updated Sep 23 2014 - 2 reports

Abe drops plans to host Putin visit to Japan due to friction

TOKYO—Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has dropped plans to host Russian President Vladimir Putin in Japan this year due to friction after Tokyo imposed sanctions on Moscow over the Ukraine crisis, reports said Tuesday.Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe del ... [Published Manila Standard Today - Sep 23 2014]

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It concluded: "President Park says that by insulting her, the likes of Mr Kato insult her nation. Her nation might wonder whether the greater insult was to its hard-won democracy."
..." He added: "In particular, the law should be enforced with restraint in terms of freedom of press, which should be treated with utmost respect in democratic countries. That's an international norm."
Asked about Japan's latest stance on a summit meeting with South Korea, Suga said, "The door for dialogue is always open, and a meeting should be held all the more because there are issues. That's Japan's policy, and nothing has been changed."

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Scandal clouds loom over Japan trade minister [Published CHINAdaily.com.cn - 14 hours ago]
Gov't approves JR Tokai plan to build maglev line [Published Japan Today - Oct 18 2014]
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South Korea urged to drop libel charges against... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Oct 17 2014]
NPAD Criticizes Saenuri Chairman's Apology to P... [Published Korea Broadcasting System - Oct 17 2014]
Hiccups In Japan-South Korea Ties As Seoul Indi... [Published Eurasia Review - Oct 16 2014]
Illiberalism in South Korea: Insult to injury [Published The Economist - Asia - Oct 16 2014]
South Korea extends travel ban on Sankei reporter [Published Japan Times - Oct 16 2014]
South Korea extends travel ban on Sankei reporter [Published The Japan Times - News & Business - Oct 16 2014]
S. Korea slams Japanese govt for Sankei remarks [Published The Japan News - Oct 15 2014]
Asia News Weekly Network - S Korea’s defamation... [Published Japan Today - Oct 15 2014]
Kakao vows to protect customers from gov’t [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Oct 14 2014]
S.Korea envoy hopes to improve ties with Japan [Published NHK - Oct 14 2014]
S. Korea urges ‘calm reaction’ to Sankei report... [Published Japan Times - Oct 14 2014]
S. Korea Calls for Japan's Coolheadedness on In... [Published Korea Broadcasting System - Oct 14 2014]
S. Korea urges ‘calm reaction’ to Sankei report... [Published The Japan Times - News & Business - Oct 14 2014]
Korean authorities accused of illegal online su... [Published Asia News Network - Oct 14 2014]
Changes to Japan-US defense cooperation [Published China.org.cn - Oct 14 2014]
S.Korea divided over journalist's indictment [Published NHK - Oct 14 2014]
Meeting minutes show gov’t moving to monitor cy... [Published Hani.co.kr - Oct 13 2014]
Freedom of the press in South Korea [Published Japan Times - Oct 12 2014]
Sankei reporter to hold firm in Park defamation... [Published Japan Times - Oct 11 2014]
Sankei reporter to hold firm in Park defamation... [Published The Japan Times - News & Business - Oct 11 2014]
[Editorial] Pres. Park needs to give up her sha... [Published Hani.co.kr - Oct 11 2014]
Former bureau chief to defend himself in court [Published NHK - Oct 11 2014]
South Korea - Criminal defamation charge brough... [Published Reporters Without Borders - Oct 10 2014]
Dealing with defamation [Published Korea Joongang Daily - Oct 10 2014]
Indictment of former Sankei bureau chief sugges... [Published The Japan News - Oct 10 2014]
Indictment of reporter [Published Korea Herald - Oct 10 2014]
South Korea’s media spread Japan’s news [Published The Japan News - Oct 10 2014]
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Illiberalism in South Korea: Insult to injury [Published The Economist - Asia - Oct 16 2014]
NOT since 1993 had a Japanese journalist been investigated in South Korea. But this time it was not classified military intelligence that was allegedly divulged—but hearsay. On October 8th prosecutors charged Tatsuya Kato, until recently the Seoul ...
South Korea extends travel ban on Sankei reporter [Published The Japan Times - News & Business - Oct 16 2014]
The South Korean travel ban on Sankei Shimbun reporter Tatsuya Kato has been extended by three months as he awaits trial for his alleged defamation of South Korean President Park Geun-hye, the...Read more ... ...
S. Korea urges ‘calm reaction’ to Sankei report... [Published The Japan Times - News & Business - Oct 14 2014]
South Korea’s Foreign Ministry called Tuesday on Japan to react calmly to the indictment of the former Seoul bureau chief of the Sankei Shimbun for defaming President Park Geun-hye. The article...Read more ... ...
Sankei reporter to hold firm in Park defamation... [Published The Japan Times - News & Business - Oct 11 2014]
The Sankei Shimbun’s former Seoul bureau chief said he will stick to his guns during the trial over his alleged defamation of South Korean President Park Geun-hye. “I fully explained to...Read more ... ...
Japan Protests an Indictment of a Journalist [Published Media Decoder - Oct 10 2014]
South Korean prosecutors have charged Tatsuya Kato, the former Seoul bureau chief for the Japanese newspaper Sankei Shimbun, with defaming the South Korean president. ...
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