Japan Will Have Busy Year Defending Islands Against China

Credit: Chinese Maritime Surveillance Agency
Japan made it clear last year that it would resist China's encroachment over the disputed Senkaku/Daiyoutai Islands, even when China expanded its confrontation in December from the sea to the air. While the area has seen confrontations between Japanese coast guard ships and Chinese vessels that...

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