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  1. First Sino-Japanese maritime talks end

    Posted May 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Keith Zhai keith.zhai@scmp.com China and Japan wrapped up their first high-level maritime talks in Hangzhou, Zhejiang, yesterday without announcing any breakthroughs. During two days of talks, 'the two sides exchanged views on co-operation over maritime issues' and the 'Chinese government expounded its stance on the Diaoyu Islands', the foreign ministry said ...

  2. New maritime clash threatens Sino-Japan ties

    Posted Nov 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to a rift like last year's after a collision between Japanese patrol boats and a Chinese trawler near the disputed Diaoyu Islands, which Japan calls the Senkaku Islands. The Japanese coastguard ... activities near the disputed islands. Noda has also said Asian countries should work together to push China's military to obey rules, with reference to disputes in the South China Sea. ...

  3. News - China

    Japan releases Chinese crew amid territorial dispute

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 11:16pm

    ... maritime zone without permission from Japan. The incident occurred amid a simmering dispute over the Tokyo-administered Senkaku islands, which China also claims and calls the Diaoyus. Miyako is about 210 kilometres off the biggest Senkaku isle. The arrest was made on the same day that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe toured the southern region of Okinawa near the disputed islands ...


    Chinese ships enter disputed Diaoyu waters after rebuke

    Posted Jan 21st 2013, 10:05am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Three Chinese government ships entered waters around islands at the centre of a dispute with Tokyo on Monday, the day after China rebuked the United States for comments seen as supporting Japan. Japan’s coastguard said the maritime surveillance boats were sailing in and out of waters around a chain of Tokyo-controlled islands known as the Senkakus ...

  5. News - China - DIAOYU ISLANDS

    Chinese ships re-enter disputed waters, says Japan

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 02:33pm by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Chinese government ships entered territorial waters off disputed Tokyo-controlled islands for the second straight day on Wednesday, Japanese coastguards said. Three maritime surveillance ships “ignored warnings from patrol vessels of our agency... and entered our country’s territorial waters” shortly after 11.30pm, the coastguard said in a statement. ...

  6. News - China - MARITIME DISPUTE

    China frigates 'aim radar' at Japanese amid sea dispute

    Posted Feb 06th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng, Minnie Chan, AFP

    ... and helicopter in two incidents last month, prompting Tokyo to lodge a protest with Beijing on Tuesday amid tensions over a territorial dispute in the East China Sea. Analysts described the alleged ... at a Japan Maritime Self-Defence Force destroyer in the East China Sea on January 30". He said similar radar was beamed at a Japanese military helicopter on January 19. Tokyo released undated ...

  7. News - China

    Chinese ships leave disputed waters near Diaoyu Islands

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 08:30am by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Six Chinese surveillance ships sailed into waters around a disputed archipelago on Friday , with Beijing saying they were there for “law enforcement” around ... enforcement,” the statement said. “These law enforcement and patrol activities are designed to demonstrate China’s jurisdiction over the islands and safeguard its maritime interests.” Japan’s coastguard ...

  8. China charts course to project marine power

    Posted Jun 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... interests and strengthening its control of disputed waters. 'It is an arduous task to safeguard our nation's maritime interests as the international fight for resources and strategic ... to much of its untapped gas and oil reserves. But he also cautioned against any possible flare-up of tensions in the disputed waters, emphasising the need for careful handling of maritime rights ...

  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How they see it

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... To maintain maritime order, surveillance by [Japan coastguard] patrol ships must be strengthened. The fact that Japan has effectively controlled the Senkaku Islands has not been conveyed ... government's sweeping denial of the existence of the dispute over the islands and of the consensus the two countries once reached on shelving this dispute has shown Japan is shifting to the right. ...

  10. Extra patrol vessels set to fuel tension

    Posted May 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... patrol vessels have started regular missions near the disputed Diaoyu Islands, known as the Senkakus in Japan, according to the Philippine and Japanese media. Mainland-based maritime experts said ... , an expert in maritime affairs and international law at the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, said, referring to the United States' involvement in maritime disputes between China and its Asian ...




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