China holds annual ceremony for victims of Nanjing massacre

/ Dec 13, 2016

China holds annual ceremony for victims of Nanjing massacre

China held a memorial ceremony Tuesday for victims of the 1937 massacre committed by Japanese troops in Nanjing, as the two countries have been pushing to improve relations overshadowed for years by territorial and wartime issues. This year’s state commemoration took place two weeks ...

Feb 13, 2014

Nanjing seeks UNESCO listing for massacre documents

Documents related to the Nanjing Massacre are being submitted for inclusion on a UNESCO list by authorities in the Chinese city, state media reported Thursday, after an uproar over a Japanese bid to include kamikaze pilots’ farewell letters. According to the Shanghai-based Oriental Morning ...