Anti-Japanese Demonstrations

China and Japan need to act like adults over Diaoyus

The most depressing aspect of the continuing spat between China and Japan over the ownership of uninhabited rocky islands in the East China Sea is the wretched name-calling, along with a dangerous nationalism which could destroy Asia's rapid economic progress.

Saturday, 22 September, 2012, 3:12am 1 comment

Morning Clicks, August 20

Keywords: Anti-Japanese demonstrations, Foreigners behaving badly, Food prices, Pollution, Rumours, Beijing punk scene  

China Buzz -- Pictures: Anti-Japanese protests in Beijing on August 16 and 17

29 Aug 2012 - 3:07pm

US military drills surround China following anti-Japanese demonstrations

Banner seen in Xi'an this weekend: 'Exterminate all Japanese to recover the Diaoyu Islands, even if China is left covered in graves with no space left for grass to grow.'

The Japanese government's pledge to return detained Diaoyu Islands activists beginning Friday last week averted larger anti-Japan demonstrations in mainland cities over the weekend, which included Shenzhen, Jinan, Qingdao, Chengdu, Hangzhou, yet anger toward the country - which like China claims sovereignty over the group of uninhabited islands - was rekindled by the decision by 150 Japanese ri

29 Aug 2012 - 3:07pm

Nanjing remembrance likely to be peaceful

70th anniversary of wartime massacre comes amid improved Sino-Japanese ties

The mainland will mark the 70th anniversary of the Nanking Massacre tomorrow, but a recent warming in relations between China and Japan appears to have prompted Beijing to stifle public protests.

12 Dec 2007 - 12:00am