Tokyo has yet to decide whether it will join the US-led diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Photo: Reuters
Tokyo has yet to decide whether it will join the US-led diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Photo: Reuters
Japan

Japan caught between China, US over diplomacy, Winter Olympics boycott, analysts say

  • Japanese politicians are divided over whether the country’s foreign minister should visit China next year amid the US-led boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics
  • Conservative voices are calling for a hard-line stance, but analysts said Tokyo was ‘trying to find the middle ground’ as it seeks to balance its US-China ties

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Tokyo has yet to decide whether it will join the US-led diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Photo: Reuters
Tokyo has yet to decide whether it will join the US-led diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics. Photo: Reuters
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