Japan’s local officials have taken to criticising Beijing – and Chinese diplomats aren’t happy about it

//Japan’s local officials have taken to criticising Beijing – and Chinese diplomats aren’t happy about it

Japan’s local officials have taken to criticising Beijing – and Chinese diplomats aren’t happy about it

Local Japanese officials have in recent weeks called attention to the actions of Chinese diplomats in Japan, accusing them of pressuring city and prefectural governments that adopt resolutions critical of Beijing. Their complaints have surfaced as Tokyo and other allies of the United States increase their public scrutiny of China’s policies in Xinjiang and Hong Kong, and amid escalating tensions in the East China Sea, where Tokyo and Beijing are at odds over a group of Japanese-controlled…

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