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  1. News - China - DISPUTED TERRITORY

    Japan’s naming of disputed islands a ‘farce’ says China

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 08:29pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... uninhabited islands in the East China Sea which include five in an archipelago known as the Diaoyu Islands in China and the Senkakus in Japan and over which the two nations have long been at loggerheads. “Japan’s naming farce can’t change China’s sovereignty over Diaoyu Islands,” was the headline of a commentary in China’s state-run news agency Xinhua. “Japan may believe that giving names ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - DISPUTED TERRITORY

    Japan to deport Diaoyu activists, including five who landed on disputed island

    Posted Aug 17th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... without charge, reports say Japan deports Diaoyu activists Japan decided yesterday to deport 14 Chinese nationals, including five arrested after landing on the disputed Diaoyu Islands ... the Kyodo News Agency reported. Seven activists landed on the biggest of the islands, called Diaoyu by Chinese. However, the Japanese coastguard said it arrested only five for landing on the island ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - DISPUTED TERRITORY

    Diaoyu activists defiant as they return to Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 18th 2012, 12:00am by Joyce Ng, Johnny Tam

    ... the hotly-disputed islands Diaoyu activists defiant asthey return to Hong Kong Activists defiant as they fly home All 14 people who sailed to the Diaoyu Islands were sent home by the Japanese authorities ... people including their families and members of the Action Committee for Defending the Diaoyu Islands. No senior government officials were seen. "We won't let go of a single bit of our ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - DISPUTED TERRITORY

    Activists proud of ocean odyssey to disputed Diaoyu Islands

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Activists proud of ocean odyssey They might have forgotten to bring enough food and fuel for their voyage, but the activists who made history yesterday by landing on the disputed Diaoyu Islands say carrying their country's flag was enough. The activists on board the Hong Kong fishing boat Kai Fung No2 planted the Chinese flag on one ...

  5. News - China - DISPUTED TERRITORY

    Diaoyu activists from Hong Kong played Beijing's game, analysts say

    Posted Aug 18th 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... nationalism Island activists played Beijing's game: analysts As Japan agreed to deport the Hong Kong Diaoyu activists, many analysts said they believed their actions had been tacitly approved ... activists' campaign as a patriotic move, their mainland counterparts have been barred from expressing their discontent towards Tokyo. Li Nan, a member of the China Federation for Defending the Diaoyu ...

  6. News - China - DISPUTED TERRITORY

    Taiwan eyes marine park in East China Sea

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 08:26pm

    ... islet, which lies about 140 kilometres west of the disputed islands known as Diaoyu in Chinese and Senkaku in Japanese, that he hoped the park could be set up soon. His comments came as he reiterated Taipei’s claim to the Diaoyu islands and said the government would step up efforts to protect its fishermen working in the disputed waters. “We will protect the fishermen more actively ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - DISPUTED TERRITORY

    Chief Executive C.Y. Leung summons Japanese envoy over arrest of HK activists

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI, Teddy Ng

    ... Cheung Chi-fai, Teddy Ng in Beijing and Agencies Detention of Chinese nationals by coastguard after landing on Diaoyu Islands on fishing boat sparks fresh diplomatic spat between Beijing ... coastguard of 14 activists from Hong Kong, Macau and the mainland, who landed on the disputed Diaoyu Islands. During the summons of the diplomat, Yuji Kumamaru, Leung reiterated that the islands had ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - DISPUTED TERRITORY

    Paper warns Beijing will send warships to Diaoyus if Japan intercepts HK activists

    Posted Aug 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... warships to the disputed Diaoyu Islands if Japan intercepts Hong Kong activists claiming Chinese sovereignty of the islands, an editorial in the Global Times said. The paper, published under ... to send warships to the Diaoyu Islands' waters … boding ill for East Asian security," it said. The activists, aboard a Hong Kong fishing boat, Kai Fung No2, are expected to approach ...



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