Jun 17, 2016

Kishida 'concerned' about China's moves around Japan waters

Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on Friday expressed concern about “escalating” moves by Chinese navy ships following repeated entries into or near Japanese territorial waters in the past week. On Thursday, the Defense Ministry said a Chinese navy ship sailed into an area near Kitadaito ...

Jun 28, 2013

Chinese vessels intrude at Senkakus

Three Chinese government ships were plying waters around the Senkaku Islands on Thursday, the Japan Coast Guard reported. The maritime surveillance vessels entered the 12-nautical-mile zone regarded as the territorial waters of Uotsurijima, one of the Senkaku islets that Japan controls but China claims ...