02 June 2017

News Story: Japan should remain on path of peaceful development

BEIJING, June 1 (Xinhua) -- China Thursday urged Japan to follow the spirit of the pacifist constitution of Japan and remain on a path of peaceful development.

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying made the remarks at a daily press briefing when commenting on Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe' s recent attempts to amend the Constitution.

Read the full story at Xinhua


PacificSentinel: China, and for that matter South Korea, need to realize that most countries think japan is a fundamentally different place than it was before WW2, most countries don't have a problem with Japan taking a more normal approach to it's military, in fact most ASEAN countries might like the idea of having a modern, well armed Japan to off set China and their bullying tactics in the South China Sea. The world has changed, it's time that China and South Korea put the past where it belongs, stop holding 70+ year old grudge's, and move on.