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Japan China Island Dispute

Chinese General Slams Japan And The U.S. At Security Meeting

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2014 | World

By Rachel Armstrong and Raju Gopalakrishnan SINGAPORE, June 1 (Reuters) - When Japan's defense minister greeted the deputy chief of st...

It's All About History

Jung-kyu Kim | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics
Jung-kyu Kim

The American reaction to the escalating tension in East Asia has been a mix of befuddlement and frustration. Befuddlement, because there is no "rational" reason why China and Japan, the world's second and third largest economies, should risk military confrontation over tiny, uninhabited islets.

China's Air Defense Zone Could Trigger Land Dispute With Japan

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 11.27.2013 | World

BEIJING (AP) — China's new air defense zone in the East China Sea further asserts its territorial claims over disputed islands but isn't expected to...

China Angry Over Japan's Fighter Jet Scrambles

AP | Posted 06.18.2013 | World

BEIJING — China accused Japan of raising regional tensions with its increased use of fighter jets to monitor Chinese aircraft that approach a cl...

China, Japan and USA: Peace Partners Through Commerce

Noel Irwin Hentschel | Posted 12.21.2012 | World
Noel Irwin Hentschel

To be an American business person in China during the recent dramatic fallout of Sino-Japan relations over disputed island sovereignty in the East China Sea offered a thought provoking opportunity for the U.S.

Japan Tries To Patch Things Up After Island Tensions

AP | Posted 10.05.2012 | World

MANILA, Philippines -- The island disputes roiling much of Asia must be settled peacefully according to international law, Japan said Friday at an Ass...

Anti-Japanese Protests in China

Uloop | Posted 12.02.2012 | College

Images of riots, looting, burning of Japanese brand cars, and businesses denouncing Japan surged across the Internet this weekend, making the international community gravely aware of the tension between the two Asian nations.

China and Japan (and U.S.) Island Dispute: It's All About Oil

Janet Tavakoli | Posted 11.25.2012 | World
Janet Tavakoli

The dispute over the territory known as the Senkaku Islands in Japan (and the U.S.) and as the Diaoyu Islands in China has all the makings of a Tom Clancy thriller.

Japanese, Chinese Ships Exchange Warnings

AP | MALCOLM FOSTER | Posted 11.14.2012 | World

TOKYO — Chinese and Japanese government ships exchanged warnings Friday in waters near disputed islands in the East China Sea, while Tokyo calle...