Abe calls for “frank” talks with China and S Korea
January 20th, 2014
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called for “frank” talks with China and South Korea to address long-standing historical and territorial disputes that has frayed the nations’ relations. “We should hold a meeting and have a frank discussion,” Abe said in an interview with Japanese broadcaster NHK. Abe said a summit with China and South …
Three’s a Crowd?
August 5th, 2005
Japan, Taiwan and China remain in a tenuous triangular relationship by Laura Fumiko Keehn The triangular relationship between Japan, Taiwan, and China has a long, and not always friendly, history. However, the currently strong economic relationship remains sturdy, even as military factors threaten to disrupt the somewhat fragile stability. To be fair, the three nations …