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  1. News - China - ANTI-JAPAN PROTESTS

    Beijing investigates protest around US ambassador's car

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 08:34am by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... recent purchase of the Diaoyu Islands also claimed by Beijing. In Beijing, the bitterness spilled over from the Japanese embassy to the nearby US embassy. Locke told reporters on Wednesday ... over the islands. The incident came amid heightened vigilance for American diplomats following violent attacks on US embassies in Libya, Yemen and Egypt. The embassy said it has asked China’s ...

  2. News - China - ANTI-JAPAN PROTESTS

    Beijing protesters damage US ambassador's car

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 09:35am by Associated Press in Beijing

    ... Sea islands, claimed by Beijing and Tokyo, that Japan purchased last week from a private owner. The US, a close ally of Japan, has said it is staying out of the dispute, but it also been ... The islands are tiny rock outcroppings that have been a sore point between China and Japan for decades. Japan has claimed the islands since 1895. The US took jurisdiction after the second world war ...

  3. News - China - ANTI-JAPAN PROTESTS

    Ai Weiwei calls anti-Japan protests ‘prepared by officials’

    Posted Sep 20th 2012, 01:21pm by Agence France-Presse in Beijing

    ... by a row over islands in the East China Sea which Japan administers and calls Senkaku, but China claims and calls Diaoyu. Locke told reporters of Tuesday’s incident: “It was all over in a matter ...

  4. Business - China Business - ANTI-JAPAN PROTESTS

    Japan's big three automakers scale back China production

    Posted Sep 18th 2012, 10:15am by Agence France-Presse in Tokyo

    ... diplomatic tussle over East China Sea islands known as Diaoyu by Beijing and Senkaku by Tokyo spooked investors. By the break, Nissan was down 2.3 per cent at 721 yen (HK$71) and Honda was off 1.53 ... over past conflicts and atrocities. The row over the islands intensified last week when the Japanese government bought three of them, effectively nationalising them, and China responded ...



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