National / Politics Jun 6, 2013

China party figure Liu hits Abe take on history

Senior Chinese Communist Party figure Liu Yunshan voiced displeasure with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's comments on historical recognition in a meeting earlier this week with former Chief Cabinet Secretary Hiromu Nonaka, officials close to bilateral ties said. Liu, the Communist Party's fifth-ranked leader, was quoted ...

National Jun 5, 2013

Senkaku row shelved in '70s: Nonaka

Former chief Cabinet Secretary Hiromu Nonaka says leaders from Japan and China agreed to shelve the territory row when the two countries normalized relations in the early 1970s.