China and Japan should not let a dispute over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands derail their improving relations, Beijing’s envoy to Tokyo says. Photo: Kyodo China and Japan should not let a dispute over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands derail their improving relations, Beijing’s envoy to Tokyo says. Photo: Kyodo
China and Japan should not let a dispute over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands derail their improving relations, Beijing’s envoy to Tokyo says. Photo: Kyodo

China-Japan relations: don’t let maritime spat hamper progress, Chinese envoy says

  • ‘The improvement in diplomatic relations … has not been matched with that of security relations,’ ambassador Kong Xuanyou says
  • ‘Irrational discussions … have clouded the understanding of China among the Japanese public,’ he says

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China and Japan should not let a dispute over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands derail their improving relations, Beijing’s envoy to Tokyo says. Photo: Kyodo China and Japan should not let a dispute over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands derail their improving relations, Beijing’s envoy to Tokyo says. Photo: Kyodo
China and Japan should not let a dispute over the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands derail their improving relations, Beijing’s envoy to Tokyo says. Photo: Kyodo
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