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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    How will China deal with region's distrust?

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Greg Torode

    ... peacekeeping efforts to keeping Washington happy. Vietnam, meanwhile, is eager not only for a visit from US Secretary of State John Kerry- a prominent Vietnam war veteran- but also President Barack ... territorial disputes with China in the East China and South China seas respectively. And on the agenda is likely to be not just hardware- what Japan can do to help Vietnam further develop its ...

  2. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Beijing denies Xi planned to visit Holocaust Memorial during trip to Europe

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 03:46pm by Teddy Ng

    ... not ask Germans for memorial visit' China's ambassador to Germany has denied that Beijing proposed a visit by President Xi Jinping to a second world war memorial in Berlin during his ... December, when Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Yasukuni Shrine dedicated to Japan's war dead, including top war criminals. Beijing denounced the visit, saying Abe was pushing ...

  3. News - China

    Beijing museum unveils ‘evidence’ of forced labour by Japan during second world war

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 03:29pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Evidence Tokyo forced Chinese nationals to work for its war effort could add credence to decades old compensation claims, museum says, stirring regional ... the second world war. Japanese soldiers blew up a railway in Mukden (now Shenyang) in Manchuria 82 years ago as a pretext to taking control of the whole northeastern China region, and while the Asian ...

  4. You can't buy forgiveness

    Posted Oct 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the same thing no matter what nationality I was. Why should Japan pay HK$24 million? They shouldn't because the war was already over when these people were injured by the accident. Did Vietnam ... Can cash solve something that happened in the past? Thirteen people who were injured by chemical weapons abandoned by Japanese soldiers at the end of the second world war are flying ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Japan premier will not visit controversial war shrine

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 09:06am by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will not visit a controversial shrine to war dead on the anniversary of his country’s surrender in World War II, sources ... could be seen as part of efforts to avoid further tensions with countries such as China and South Korea, which were victims of Japan’s pre-war and wartime aggression. The shrine honours some 2.5 ...

  6. News - Asia

    Beijing rejects Manila's view on Japan military boost

    Posted Dec 11th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... to Japan's pacifist constitution so it can counterbalance China in the region. China, which has ongoing territorial disputes with the Philippines and Vietnam in the South China Sea, and with Japan ... of "containment" was out of date. "Now it's no longer the era of the cold war. The issue of one country containing another one does not exist," spokesman Hong Lei said. Another Philippine ...

  7. News - China - UNITED STATES

    China unlikely to have cold war-style confrontation with US, says report

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 10:25am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington China will likely use its growing power to try to force its way with Japan but it is doubtful that Beijing will enter a cold war-style confrontation ... short of military attack.” “Dramatic shifts”- such as an Asian cold war pitting China against the United States and its allies, or the dawn of a Chinese-dominated Asia- are unlikely by 2030, ...

  8. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    Beijing ramps up propaganda war to bolster Diaoyus claim

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... Beijing has stepped up its propaganda efforts to show its sovereignty over disputed islands in the East China Sea as tensions between China and Japan linger. In a rare move, state-run China Central Television broadcast live footage on Thursday of three Ch ...

  9. News - Asia - JAPAN: ANALYSIS

    LDP charter change will return Japan to pre-war authoritarianism, critics warn

    Posted Feb 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... to pre-war era' The changes that the Liberal Democratic Party is planning for Japan's constitution threaten citizens' rights, grant the government sweeping powers and, in places, verge on xenophobia, according to legal experts. Some of the proposed changes to the constitution, introduced shortly after Imperial Japan was defeated in the second world war, are such an about-face ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    High-stakes stand-off between Japan and China won't come to war

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by TREFOR MOSS

    ... Trefor Moss Trefor Moss says while a skirmish resulting from miscalculation is entirely possible, a war between China and Japan over disputed islands is not, because there's just too ... with the potential to wreck East Asia. A Sino-Japanese war would be calamitous for both countries, win or lose, and for the rest of us besides. Even so, some respected observers are warning ...




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