Saturday, April 23, 2005


Chinese President Hu Jintao has urged Japan to "seriously reflect" on its wartime history and back up government apologies with action.

Mr Hu made the comments after meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Junichiro Koizumi, after weeks of tension between the two countries.

As far as I can tell, China has taken the mantle of leadership in Asia away from Japan over the last couple of years and months. China's economy is roaring past all other Asian countries as their military expands. China is our biggest Strategic threat - even more so than Islamic Terrorism (which they may be using as a proxy fighting force). We need to keep these eager beavers in check...

More coverage from around the web:

CNN: China warns Japan over dispute
Reuters: Chinese and Japanese Leaders Agree to Rescue Ties
MSNBC: Chinese, Japanese leaders discuss dispute
Ireland Online: Violent protest inflames China-Japan

CNN: China protests again target Japan