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China Dispatches Fighter Jets to Meet Japanese F-15s in the East China Sea

A People’s Republic of China Foreign Ministry spokesperson announced plans on the part of the PRC to routinely fly surveillance aircraft into the disputed areas around the Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands in response to Japanese claims that their airspace is being violated. The area to the north of the disputed island chain is speculated to contain billions […]

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Japanese Electronics Giant Canon Ceases Operations in 3 of 4 Factories in the People’s Republic of China Due to Protests Over Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands

Japanese electronics giant Canon announced it was suspending operations at 3 of its 4 Chinese factories over the weekend in response to the violent riots that have gripped the PRC since the Japanese government’s announcement of a plan to nationalize the disputed┬áSenkaku/Diaoyu islands. Panasonic has reported that it is the victim of sabotage at one […]

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