Japan’s new Defence Minister, Nobuo Kishi. Photo: KyodoJapan’s new Defence Minister, Nobuo Kishi. Photo: Kyodo
Japan’s new Defence Minister, Nobuo Kishi. Photo: Kyodo

Taiwan ties of Japan’s new defence minister Nobuo Kishi spark reaction from China

  • Nobuo Kishi, the younger brother of ex-PM Shinzo Abe, has met Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on several occasions
  • After his appointment, Beijing said it hoped Tokyo would refrain from developing official ties with Taipei

Topic |   Japan
Japan’s new Defence Minister, Nobuo Kishi. Photo: KyodoJapan’s new Defence Minister, Nobuo Kishi. Photo: Kyodo
Japan’s new Defence Minister, Nobuo Kishi. Photo: Kyodo
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