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24 September 2012

Publication Date : 24-09-2012

 

Local fishing boats from Yilan set sail for the Diaoyutai Islands today in one of Taiwan's largest-scale sovereignty protests yet, reports The China Post. China postpones events for the 40th anniversary of Sino-Japanese relations in what analysts called a strong signal' indicating Beijing was adopting a tougher stance, says China Daily. Tension escalates around the skirmish-prone western maritime border as Pyongyang vowed retaliation against South Korea’s firing of warning shots at North Korean fishing vessels, writes The Korea Herald. Japanese investors who lost billions during the 2011 floods are confident of the Thai government's flood prevention efforts this year, according to The Nation. At least 185 people face trial over the riots against a hate film, reports Dawn. 


 

 

 

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