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N Korea urged to halt provocations
US, Japan and S Korea voice concerns over "provocative attacks from N Korea" and put the onus on China to take action.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2010 01:23 GMT
Japan recalls ambassador to Russia
Japanese FM announces decision after visit of Russian president to chain of Pacific islands disputed by the two nations.
Last updated: 02 Nov 2010 16:50 GMT
Isle visit sparks Russia-Japan spat
Russian president's visit to disputed islands draws protests from Japan, which says they are part of Japanese territory.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2010 14:25 GMT
China and Japan feud at Asia talks
Vietnam hosts leaders including US secretary of state for crucial talks amid diplomatic row between Asian giants.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2010 18:06 GMT
China and Japan vow to improve ties
Prime ministers scheduled to meet in Vietnam after foreign ministers agree to mend ties in wake of diplomatic row.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2010 07:29 GMT
India and Japan sign trade deals
Economic co-operation and nuclear deals top agenda as Indian PM visits Japan against a backdrop of regional tensions.
Last updated: 25 Oct 2010 13:37 GMT
Speculation over N Korea succession
Youngest son's appointment as four-star general fuels speculation that he may be the "heir apparent".
Last updated: 28 Sep 2010 15:43 GMT
China-Japan boat row deepens
Chinese PM threatens action against Tokyo unless it frees trawler captain seized near disputed islands.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2010 06:26 GMT
Japan's new PM names cabinet
Mix of old and fresh faces in Naoto Kan's team as he seeks to boost ruling party's image.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2010 11:33 GMT
Japan PM urged to quit over base
Yukio Hatoyama under pressure after backtracking on pledge to move US air base.
Last updated: 01 Jun 2010 07:52 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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