Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: dpa Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: dpa
Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: dpa

Japan and China discuss lifting travel ban, Tokyo raises concerns about ‘incursions’ near disputed islands

  • Japanese defence minister reiterated objections to Chinese vessels entering waters around the Senkaku islands, which China calls the Diaoyus
  • The US has meanwhile offered to help monitor activities of Chinese ships around the uninhabited island chain in the East China Sea

Topic |   China-Japan relations
Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: dpa Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: dpa
Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi. Photo: dpa
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