File image of disputed East China Sea islands known as the Diaoyus in China and the Senkakus in Japan. Photo: Reuters File image of disputed East China Sea islands known as the Diaoyus in China and the Senkakus in Japan. Photo: Reuters
File image of disputed East China Sea islands known as the Diaoyus in China and the Senkakus in Japan. Photo: Reuters

Japan’s naming of disputed islands a ‘farce’ says China

Beijing rejects Tokyo's move to give 160 uninhabited islets in the East China Sea Japanese names, insisting they already have them in Chinese

File image of disputed East China Sea islands known as the Diaoyus in China and the Senkakus in Japan. Photo: Reuters File image of disputed East China Sea islands known as the Diaoyus in China and the Senkakus in Japan. Photo: Reuters
File image of disputed East China Sea islands known as the Diaoyus in China and the Senkakus in Japan. Photo: Reuters
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