Abe's shrine visit blasted in Beijing

Dec 29, 2013

Abe's shrine visit blasted in Beijing

Chinese State Councilor Yang Jiechi has roundly condemned Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visit to war-related Yasukuni Shrine last week. Abe “must own up to the wrongdoing, correct the mistake and take concrete measures to remove its egregious impacts,” Yang said in a statement Saturday. ...

China's foreign policy shift?

Mar 17, 2013

China's foreign policy shift?

China is expected to appoint two men to its top foreign policy positions who have devoted their careers to Beijing’s relations with the United States and Japan, reflecting in part the rising tensions with both countries, according to former diplomats and foreign policy experts. ...