• Kyodo


China on Thursday cautioned against adopting a view of history that portrays Japan as a victim of World War II in connection with U.S. President Obama Barack’s historic visit to Hiroshima.

A day before Obama’s trip — a first for a sitting U.S. president — to the site of the world’s first atomic bombing, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying underscored that Japan’s past militarism inflicted grave suffering on many people in the world, including those in its own country.

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