Chinese women attend a candlelight vigil in Nanjing, Jiangsu, in December to mark the Japanese invasion 77 years ago. Photo: AP
Chinese women attend a candlelight vigil in Nanjing, Jiangsu, in December to mark the Japanese invasion 77 years ago. Photo: AP
Frank Ching
Opinion

Opinion

Frank Ching

China and Japan try to move away from the past - while holding on to it

Frank Ching says China's intent to repair its frayed ties with Japan may well be undermined by its remembrance of past hostilities

Chinese women attend a candlelight vigil in Nanjing, Jiangsu, in December to mark the Japanese invasion 77 years ago. Photo: AP
Chinese women attend a candlelight vigil in Nanjing, Jiangsu, in December to mark the Japanese invasion 77 years ago. Photo: AP
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