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Beijing takes up island row with UN
China brings worsening dispute with Japan over East China Sea archipelago to the United Nations.
Last Modified: 20 Sep 2012 15:01

China has taken its dispute with Japan over a chain of islands in the East China Sea to the United Nations.

But the move runs counter to China's previous position that the UN has no place in domestic affairs.

Al Jazeera’s Marga Ortigas reports from Hong Kong.

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