February 4, 2014
What Is a 'Normal Country' in East Asia?
Zheng Wang, The Diplomat
The Associated Press
East Asian countries are each striving to become a “normal country.” In other words, they are unsatisfied with their current status and positions. The meaning of “normal country” may hold different answers for each of them: reunification, democratization, abolishing constitutional limitations, or national rejuvenation and restoration.
However, the varying contents of these countries’ dreams could lead to a clash of dreams.
TAGGED: East Asia, China, Japan, South Korea