Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe (left) shake hands with President Xi Jinping in Beijing in December 2019. Photo: Kyodo Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe (left) shake hands with President Xi Jinping in Beijing in December 2019. Photo: Kyodo
Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe (left) shake hands with President Xi Jinping in Beijing in December 2019. Photo: Kyodo
Diplomacy

Japan could be stabilising influence in US-China relations, says ambassador

  • In Japanese television interview Beijing’s envoy urges Tokyo to use unique position as Asian neighbour and Washington ally
  • But relations between China and Japan are facing their own pressures on a number of fronts

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Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe (left) shake hands with President Xi Jinping in Beijing in December 2019. Photo: Kyodo Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe (left) shake hands with President Xi Jinping in Beijing in December 2019. Photo: Kyodo
Former Japanese prime minister Shinzo Abe (left) shake hands with President Xi Jinping in Beijing in December 2019. Photo: Kyodo
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