August 2, 2012

Japan Is Getting Too Pushy with Territorial Claim

Korea Times, Korea Times

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The annual diplomatic war-of-nerves between Korea and Japan over the rocky islets located between them seems to have passed rather quietly this summer. In its 2012 defense white paper released Tuesday, Tokyo reiterated its sovereignty over Dokdo, as it has done these past eight years. Seoul issued a refutation and summoned a Japanese diplomat. Nothing special, it seems.

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