Social Democratic Party (JP)

Type: Organization
Name: Social Democratic Party (JP) (Social Democratic Party, Shakai Minshuto)
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

Abe leads march to a new constitution

Reinterpretation of Japan's collective self-defense law flies in the face of public opinionJapanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has finally got his wish, even though some of his comrades in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party are rebelling and the public ... [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Shinjuku self-immolation act protests Abe's democracy hijack

Last week a man set himself on fire next to Shinjuku Station to reportedly protest Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s bid to lift constitutional constraints on Japan’s military forces. It was a gruesome spectacle captured on numerous smartphone videos and disseminated ... [Published Japan Times - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, July 2

The final result of the Afghan presidential elections will be announced on Aug. 24, chairman of the Election Commission Ahmad Yusuf Nuristan said here Wednesday.The preliminary results of the presidential polls will be announced next Monday (July 7), ... [Published China.org.cn - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Japan's opposition parties, lawyers urge gov't to retract new military policy

by Jon DayTOKYO, July 2 (Xinhua) -- Following the Cabinet of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe deciding to allow Japan's forces the right to exercise collective self-defense in some situations despite monumental national protests on Tuesday, both opposition parties ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

China Open to Holding Talks With Japanese Leader

Tiananmen Square in Beijing on March 11. ()China is considering hosting talks between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe . . . Wang Jiari, leader of the International Department of the Communist Party’s Central Committee, ... [Published Lignet - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

China denies softening Japan policies

BEIJING, June 27 (Xinhua) -- China on Friday denied softening its stance on Japan despite receiving visits from several Japanese groups.Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang made the remarks when responding to a question regarding a report in Japan's ... [Published China Military Online - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Hope for formal talks between Xi, Abe

"China also wants to create the environment of mutual concessions. It is important to have the environment of both sides making efforts to aim for the meeting," the source quoted Wang Jiarui, head of the International Department of the Communist Party's ... [Published Bangkok Post - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 2 reports

Top aide urges Japan to tackle tension

Tadatomo Yoshida, leader of Japan's Social Democratic PartyFor the second time in less than two months, top political adviser Yu Zhengsheng met with a Japanese delegation, a move observers said emphasizes China's and Japan's efforts to mend ties that ... [Published CHINAdaily - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 15 2014 - Updated Jun 15 2014 - 1 reports

All parties must promote debates with an eye to revising nation’s Constitution

The Yomiuri Shimbun We applaud the fact that more than 90 percent of the members of the House of Representatives and House of Councillors supported a bill to revise the national referendum law, a show of wide support that will serve as an important basis ... [Published The Japan News - Jun 15 2014]
First reported Jun 13 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 2 reports

XINHUA - Japan parliament approves bill to revise referendum law

Japan parliament approves bill to revise referendum lawContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.TOKYO, June 13 (Xinhua) -- Japan's House of Councilors on Friday passed a bill to revise the referendum law as part of effort to achieve Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's goal ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jun 13 2014]
First reported Jun 10 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

TEPCO-linked academic gets nod for NRA post

Jiji Press The House of Representatives on Tuesday approved the appointment of University of Tokyo Prof. Satoru Tanaka, who was recently found to have received money from a body linked to Tokyo Electric Power Co. , as a new commissioner of the Nuclear ... [Published The Japan News - Jun 10 2014]
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 06 2014 - 1 reports

Japanese party leader aims to bridge divisions

Tadatomo Yoshida, Japan's Social Democratic Party leader. China-Japan relationsTadatomo Yoshida, Japan's Social Democratic Party leader, said he will use his upcoming trip to Beijing to sound out the Chinese government about a possible summit between ... [Published CHINAdaily - Jun 06 2014]

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"It is ironic that these young people may be sent by a person, they have no idea of to battlefields abroad" Hayano said
"Citizens are concerned that Japan may be eventually embroiled in a war and this is obviously due to the lack of a government explanation" Matsuno was quoted as saying
..." He argued "only the European Union has the power required to change the political course and rewrite the rules."
China calls for Japanese efforts to eliminate political barriers for the development of bilateral ties, and "we welcome people with vision in Japan to play a positive role in improving China-Japan relations" the spokesman said

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Abe leads march to a new constitution [Published CHINAdaily - Jul 07 2014]
Shinjuku self-immolation act protests Abe's dem... [Published Japan Times - Jul 05 2014]
Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 1600 GMT, J... [Published China.org.cn - Jul 02 2014]
Japan's opposition parties, lawyers urge gov't ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 02 2014]
Fighting Google: Europe Eyes Digital Agenda to ... [Published Spiegel Online - Jul 01 2014]
Critics: restraints overly ambiguous [Published Japan Times - Jul 01 2014]
China Open to Holding Talks With Japanese Leader [Published Lignet - Jun 27 2014]
China denies softening Japan policies [Published China Military Online - Jun 27 2014]
Hope for formal talks between Xi, Abe [Published Bangkok Post - Jun 26 2014]
Top aide urges Japan to tackle tension [Published CHINAdaily - Jun 24 2014]
Chinese political advisor meets Japan oppositio... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jun 24 2014]
Osaka on leading edge of casino debate [Published Japan Times - Jun 22 2014]
All parties must promote debates with an eye to... [Published The Japan News - Jun 15 2014]
XINHUA - Japan parliament approves bill to revi... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Jun 13 2014]
Japan parliament approves bill to revise refere... [Published China.org.cn - Jun 13 2014]
TEPCO-linked academic gets nod for NRA post [Published The Japan News - Jun 10 2014]
Japanese party leader aims to bridge divisions [Published CHINAdaily - Jun 06 2014]
Japanese lawmakers claim sovereignty over Dokdo [Published Donga.com - Jun 06 2014]
Naha mayor, foe of Futenma plan, to run for gov... [Published Japan Times - Jun 05 2014]
What We Are Reading [Published CSC Center for Strategic Communication - Apr 03 2014]
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Iran, Six Powers Start Expert-Level Nuclear Talks in Vienna Fredrick Dahl and Mark Heinrich/ Reuters Iran and six world powers began an expert-level meeting about Tehran’s nuclear program on Thursday, part of efforts to reach an agreement by late ...
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