Chinese fleets have been warned to stay away from the islands. Photo: Xinhua Chinese fleets have been warned to stay away from the islands. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese fleets have been warned to stay away from the islands. Photo: Xinhua

China-Japan relations: end of summer fishing ban risks further tensions over disputed islands

  • The Chinese authorities have reportedly warned crews to stay away from the Diaoyu Islands, also known as the Senkakus, to avoid further tension with Tokyo
  • Japan has complained about ships operating in the area, but some observers believe Beijing will be reluctant to risk a further backlash

Topic |   China-Japan relations
Chinese fleets have been warned to stay away from the islands. Photo: Xinhua Chinese fleets have been warned to stay away from the islands. Photo: Xinhua
Chinese fleets have been warned to stay away from the islands. Photo: Xinhua
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