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Kowtow or cooperation in Asia?
Trade agreements, however beneficial, can do little to defuse Asia's sovereignty disputes.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2012 12:44 GMT
South China Sea issue tops Obama visit
Vietnam and Philippines urge the US President to bring up South China Sea dispute with China during regional summit.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2012 12:53 GMT
Japan's justice minister quits amid scandal
Keishu Tanaka, who has admitted past links with organised crime, resigns citing health reasons.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2012 07:28 GMT
Japanese officials visit controversial shrine
Chinese media criticises visit by head of Japan's opposition and others, saying it will "further poison bilateral ties".
Last updated: 18 Oct 2012 12:33 GMT
Exploring the hot waters of East China Sea
Al Jazeera takes an exclusive boat trip to the islands at the centre of dispute between China, Japan and Taiwan.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2012 14:59 GMT
China accuses Japan of stealing islands
The Chinese foreign minister tells the UN General Assembly that Japan 'stole' the disputed islands from China.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2012 03:36 GMT
Japan vows no compromise on islands row
Yoshihiko Noda, Japan's prime minister, says the islands are an integral part of the country's territory.
Last updated: 27 Sep 2012 13:26 GMT
Ex-PM wins Japan opposition party vote
Shinzo Abe, who served as premier for a year from September 2006, easily beats rival in run-off for LDP chief's post.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2012 12:35 GMT
Japan tries to turn back Taiwanese vessels
Fishermen from Taiwan join row over chain of islands in East China Sea, which China and Japan also say belong to them.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2012 09:25 GMT
Taiwanese boats enter disputed island waters
Dozens of boats, including six coastguard vessels, enter waters around disputed East China Sea islands, Japan says.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2012 03:45 GMT
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