BEIJING (Reuters) - China criticized Japan on Thursday for lodging a diplomatic protest against a Chinese state media commentary calling into question Japanese sovereignty over the southern Ryukyu Islands, which include Okinawa.
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Chinese academics have questioned Japan's sovereignty over Okinawa, an island that has housed numerous US military bases since the second world war and is not usually included in the current territorial disputes between the two Asian countries. A long piece published earlier this month in the People's Daily – a newspaper controlled by the Chinese Communist party – suggested...
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Chinese state-run newspapers are questioning Japan’s sovereignty over the island, the latest sign of growing nationalism and territorial ambitions among China’s elite.
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In a show of nationalism, mainland Japan celebrates the restoration of it's sovereignty for the first time since regaining it in 1952.
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HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam has accused China of opening fire on a fishing boat in the disputed South China Sea and burning down its cabin, charges denied by Beijing on Tuesday as tensions resurface over sovereignty in the energy-rich waters.
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There’s the state-run China Daily, there’s the satirical The Daily Show, and then there’s the China Daily Show, an online, “fake news” site in a country that is ripe for satire, says its creator.
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China is attempting to open a new front in its territorial dispute with Japan by questioning Tokyo's sovereignty over the island of Okinawa, home to 25,000 US troops. The two countries are already pushing rival claims to the Senkakus, a chain of uninhabited islands in the East China Sea that are controlled by Tokyo. The dispute over the islands, known as the Diaoyu in China,...
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ANTELOPE ISLAND — A reciprocal signing ceremony creating a “sister relationship” memorandum of understanding between Utah State Parks and the Jinshanling section of the Great Wall of China, will take place this weekend in China.read more
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Civilian agencies serving as military proxies enable China to avoid serious repercussions for what some see as maritime sovereignty harassment.BEIJING — When a two-engine Chinese turboprop darted over disputed islands in the East China Sea, the first foreign intrusion into Japanese airspace in more than 50 years, the People's Liberation Army was able to truthfully profess...
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Margaret Thatcher was famed as the “iron lady” who didn’t turn. Yet she did on the issue of Hong Kong, when she ceded China total sovereignty after a year of trying to hold on for Britain, according to witnesses and historians.
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