china-japan relations - updates

Rappler's latest stories on china-japan relations


China media claim victory after Japan agreement

Nov 08, 2014 - 3:59 PM

The two Asian powers say the would set up a crisis management mechanism to keep the tension at bay

Is New China the Old Japan – and is that bad for Asia?

Jul 22, 2014 - 7:30 AM

With tensions mounting it is time for all players to take a step back from the brink of even greater conflict and commit to engagement cooperation and a peaceful resolution to disputes

China hits Philippines for seeking Japan's help

Jun 26, 2014 - 5:11 PM

Having suffered two wars with Japan China is also cautious about giving the Japanese army the international role that the Philippines supports

BOOSTING TIES. Philippine President Benigno Aquino (left) and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (right) attend a joint news conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo, Japan on June 24, 2014. Photo by Yuya Shino/Pool/EPA

Japan summons China envoy over mid-air near miss

Jun 12, 2014 - 12:52 PM

This is the second time in less than 3 weeks that Tokyo has accused Beijing of playing chicken in the skies near the hotly contested Japanese controlled Senkaku islands which China also claims

Japan tells China to stop 'comfort women' heritage bid

Jun 11, 2014 - 7:36 PM

Beijing won t withdraw its bid for UNESCO to include in the Memory of the World register information on how Japanese troops raped thousands in Nanjing when it invaded China in 1937

DEMAND. Former ‘comfort women’ and their relatives gather to stage a standing demonstration near the Diet, or parliament, in Tokyo in this file photo from June 2, 2014. They demand that Japan formally atone for forcing women into sexual slavery in its wartime military brothels. Photo by Kazuhiro Nogi, AFP

Chinese ships in disputed Japan islands

Feb 24, 2013 - 4:49 PM

3 Chinese marine surveillance ships entered the 12 nautical mile territorial zone off Uotsuri one of the Senkaku islands

EAST CHINA SEA ISLANDS known as Diaoyu by Beijing and Senkaku by Tokyo. Photo courtesy of Japan Security Watch, New Pacific Institute

China ships enter disputed waters off Japan

Jan 07, 2013 - 7:00 PM

The marine surveillance ships are seen near the Senkakus in Japan