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  1. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Tony Abbott mocked on social media over 'cringe-worthy' photo

    Posted Jul 10th 2014, 11:17pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Abbott mocked over 'cringe-worthy' photo Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has been taken to task on social media for tweeting a "cringe-worthy" photo of himself with Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe posing by a giant tyre. Abbott travelled with Abe on Wednesday to Western Australia, where they visited Rio Tinto's West Angelas ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1551375/tony-abbott-mocked-social-media-over-cringe-worthy-photo
  2. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Xi says China respects Mongolia's independence, but stresses joint development

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 02:36am by AFP, Teddy Ng

    ... respects Mongolian independence and integrity," Xi said. "Both nations should give mutual firm support to each other in core issues concerning sovereignty, security and territorial ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1579609/take-ride-our-express-train-xi-jinping-tells-mongolia
  3. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Shinzo Abe’s talks with New Zealand’s John Key dominated by whaling issue

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 09:57pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Auckland Disagreement over Southern Ocean hunt dominates NZ leg of Japanese PM's trip Abe and Key agree to differ on whaling The thorny issue of whaling ... will abide by the ICJ decision but it's also fair to say that there's a difference of opinion. New Zealand would certainly prefer to see the end of all whaling." Key said the issue ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1549136/shinzo-abes-talks-new-zealands-john-key-dominated-whaling-issue
  4. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Japanese MPs hint at thaw in ties with Beijing

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 03:19am by KYODO

    ... Kyodo in Beijing Japanese MPs hint at thaw in ties with Beijing A group of Japanese lawmakers said yesterday that Vice-President Li Yuanchao had agreed that the two countries both need to make efforts to mend relations badly damaged over territorial and historical issues. "At least three times Vice-President Li said we should overlook minor disagreements for the sake ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1576381/japanese-mps-hint-thaw-ties-beijing
  5. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Xi Jinping's Mongolia trip to focus on energy, infrastructure

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 05:13am by Teddy Ng

    ... affairs at the Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences, said Mongolia might seek Beijing's support to join the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum, and upgrade its status from observer ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1576382/xi-jinpings-mongolia-trip-focus-energy-infrastructure
  6. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Xi Jinping calls for unity in Iraq, confers with Ban Ki-moon on Middle East, Ebola, Ukraine

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 06:24am by Staff Reporters

    ... to unite to stabilise the country, a day after China made a rare move to fully back a UN resolution against extremist groups in Iraq and Syria. Xi issued the call during a meeting with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon in Nanjing, Jiangsu, before they attended the opening ceremony of the Youth Olympic Games. Ban and Xi discussed various issues, including the crises ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1575248/xi-jinping-calls-unity-iraq-confers-ban-ki-moon-middle-east-ebola-ukraine
  7. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Japanese and N Korean foreign ministers talk about abductions, missiles

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 04:15am by KYODO

    ... on the abduction issue in March. Kishida said he urged Pyongyang to conduct a thorough investigation into the abduction issue and to exercise restraint with regard to further missile launches. Kishida said he told Ri about "Japan's views on the probe by the [North's] special investigation committee [on the abduction issue], and the missile and nuclear issues". Kishida ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1570954/japanese-and-n-korean-foreign-ministers-talk-about-abductions-missiles
  8. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Beijing warns all outside Asean against involvement in South China Sea disputes

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 05:53am by Minnie Chan, Reuters

    ... in maritime issues China warned yesterday that only Asean's declaration of conduct was relevant to how nations interacted in the South China Sea and any competing proposal would harm ... to be a mediator, and this is totally unacceptable to China." Wang also said Beijing would adopt a "double track mindset" in dealing with the South China Sea issue. China would resolve ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1570272/beijing-warns-all-outside-asean-against-involvement-south-china-sea
  9. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Japan, China foreign ministers discuss how to improve soured relations

    Posted Aug 10th 2014, 10:44am by Keira Lu Huang, KYODO, Reuters

    ... China's principles and stance in "a serious manner". Da Zhigang, chief researcher in Northeast Asia relations at Heilongjiang Provincial Academy of Social Sciences, said the meeting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1570512/japan-china-foreign-ministers-meet-discuss-steps-improve-ties
  10. News - Asia - DIPLOMACY

    Foes China and Japan finally headed for talks during Asean: sources

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 03:52pm by AP, AFP

    ... of an informal chat rather than formal talks, reflecting strained relations over territorial and historical issues, they said. Kishida plans to call for Wang’s cooperation in setting a meeting between ... Yun was likely to repeat Seoul’s demand that Tokyo settle the so-called ”comfort women” issue in a way that is agreeable to the surviving victims, including an apology and compensation. Japan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1569977/foes-china-and-japan-finally-headed-talks-during-asean-sources

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