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East China Sea: Japan Protests As Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed Waters
November 07, 2016
East China Sea: Japan Protests As Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed Waters
Japan says the incursion is the 31st in the East China Sea this year.
East China Sea: Japan Protests As Chinese Coast Guard Vessels Enter Disputed Waters
What Should Australia Be Doing in the East China Sea?
September 30, 2016
What Should Australia Be Doing in the East China Sea?
Australia, with close ties to both China and Japan, should help encourage responsible diplomacy.
What Should Australia Be Doing in the East China Sea?
South China Sea: How to Prevent China From Changing the Status Quo
September 23, 2016
South China Sea: How to Prevent China From Changing the Status Quo
"China appears to be testing opportunities on its maritime borders – where is the weak spot it can exploit?"
South China Sea: How to Prevent China From Changing the Status Quo
How China and Japan See Each Other in 2016
September 20, 2016
How China and Japan See Each Other in 2016
A recently released survey of perceptions between Japanese and Chinese citizens finds continued mistrust and skepticism.
How China and Japan See Each Other in 2016
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
August 30, 2016
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
Historical issues and maritime disputes continue to strain relations between China and Japan.
China-Japan Relations Before the G20 Summit
East China Sea: Japan Rescues Chinese Fishermen Near Disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
August 12, 2016
East China Sea: Japan Rescues Chinese Fishermen Near Disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
Japan saves 6 Chinese fishermen from their sinking vessel after a collision with a Greek cargo ship.
East China Sea: Japan Rescues Chinese Fishermen Near Disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands
East China Sea Oil Platform Radar: What Good Is It?
August 10, 2016
East China Sea Oil Platform Radar: What Good Is It?
The "military" radar is not in a position to provide much military advantage.
East China Sea Oil Platform Radar: What Good Is It?
East China Sea: Japan Spots Chinese Radar on Gas Exploration Platform
August 09, 2016
East China Sea: Japan Spots Chinese Radar on Gas Exploration Platform
Does the radar suggest the creeping militarization of gas platforms in the East China Sea?
East China Sea: Japan Spots Chinese Radar on Gas Exploration Platform
That Chinese Frigate in the Senkakus Was a Bad Move for China
June 13, 2016
That Chinese Frigate in the Senkakus Was a Bad Move for China
Is China escalating in the East China Sea, or tipping its hand?
That Chinese Frigate in the Senkakus Was a Bad Move for China
A First: Chinese Naval Vessel Enters Senkaku Contiguous Zone in East China Sea
June 09, 2016
A First: Chinese Naval Vessel Enters Senkaku Contiguous Zone in East China Sea
Previously, China had only sent its coast guard into Japan's territorial sea and contiguous zone.
A First: Chinese Naval Vessel Enters Senkaku Contiguous Zone in East China Sea
Japan Protests Chinese Construction in East China Sea
June 04, 2016
Japan Protests Chinese Construction in East China Sea
Once again, Japan criticizes China's gas projects in an undemarcated maritime area.
Japan Protests Chinese Construction in East China Sea
China's Foreign Minister: No Cause for Optimism in China-Japan Relations
March 09, 2016
China's Foreign Minister: No Cause for Optimism in China-Japan Relations
Despite advances in 2015, Wang Yi sees an uncertain future ahead for China-Japan relations.
China's Foreign Minister: No Cause for Optimism in China-Japan Relations
How the US Approached the 2012 Senkaku/Diaoyu Tensions
February 17, 2016
How the US Approached the 2012 Senkaku/Diaoyu Tensions
Released emails between Kurt Campbell and Hillary Clinton speak of "delicate diplomacy" with both China and Japan.
How the US Approached the 2012 Senkaku/Diaoyu Tensions
Japan's MSDF Will Help Guard Disputed Islands From Chinese Warships
January 14, 2016
Japan's MSDF Will Help Guard Disputed Islands From Chinese Warships
Japan’s Maritime Self-Defense Force will now respond when Chinese vessels enter the Senkakus' territorial waters.
Japan's MSDF Will Help Guard Disputed Islands From Chinese Warships
Japan: China Sent Armed Coast Guard Vessel Near Disputed Islands
December 24, 2015
Japan: China Sent Armed Coast Guard Vessel Near Disputed Islands
For the first time, China sent an armed vessel into disputed waters near the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.
Japan: China Sent Armed Coast Guard Vessel Near Disputed Islands
Japan Set to Boost East China Sea Troop Presence
November 30, 2015
Japan Set to Boost East China Sea Troop Presence
Japan will likely deploy 500 troops to Ishigaki island, 90 nautical miles from the disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.
Japan Set to Boost East China Sea Troop Presence
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