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By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Japan Coastguard on High Alert over disputed Senkaku – Diaoyu Islands

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) , – On Wednesday, one year after the nationalization of the disputed Senkaku / Diaoyu Islands by Tokyo, Japan´s Coastguard was put on high alert. The islands are disputed by Japan, More...

The Diaoyu Dao appeared on Chinese maps as Chinese territory since the Ming Dynasty.
By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

New Row over Diaoyu / Senkaku Islands

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) , – The Chinese – Japanese dispute over the Diaoyu Dao or Senkaku Islands has led to a new diplomatic row after a Chinese military jet approached what Japan claims as sovereign More...

The Diaoyu Dao appeared on Chinese maps as Chinese territory since the Ming Dynasty.
By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013
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Japan threatens Military Action in Case of Chinese Troops Landing on Diaoyu / Senkaku Islands

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc),- A group of Chinese naval vessels has been deployed to the disputed Diaoyu / Senkaku Islands, after a group of 80 Japanese nationalists, belonging to the Ganbare Nippon (Stand firm Japan) More...

By nsnbc On Wednesday, November 28th, 2012

Senkaku Purchase Weakened Japan’s Claim to Exclusive Sovereignty

TAIPEI — Japan’s effective nationalization of the Senkaku Islands in the East China Sea has opened a Pandora’s box of conflicting sovereignty claims that China’s late paramount leader, Deng Xiaoping, tried More...

UNSC Photo courtesy of Hu Toya.
By nsnbc On Friday, April 1st, 2016
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Security Council Sanctions Japan & Venezuela Over Nuclear Proliferation

nsnbc : April 1, 2016 – The UN Security Council adopted a resolution that slams Japan and Venezuela with economic and other sanctions over joint nuclear proliferation. All five permanent Security Council members More...

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By New Eastern Outlook On Friday, February 12th, 2016

Situation Unfolding Around Post-election Taiwan

Vladimir Terehov (NEO) : The results of the presidential and legislative elections held in Taiwan on January 16, 2016, where the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) won a sweeping victory, were assessed differently More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, October 29th, 2015

Chinese – US Navies hold High-Level Talks about South China Sea

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Chinese Admiral Wu Shengli and his U.S. counterpart, Chief of Naval Operations, Admiral John Richardson are to hold high-level talks about the situation in the South China Sea, disputes More...

By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

G-4 – An Asian and European Peace with Enemy States?

Christof Lehmann (NEO) : The UN Charter still designates Italy, Germany and Japan as enemy states to the United Nations. In legal terms this means that any U.N. Member State can launch a “preemptive” military More...

By New Eastern Outlook On Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Taiwan is Awaiting the Presidential Election

Vladimir Terehov (NEO) : In the recent years Taiwan has rarely been mentioned in analytical reports evaluating the conditions and situation of the current world order in the “Balkans”, i.e. in that rather narrow More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, December 6th, 2014
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Obama Picks CFR Member Ashton Carter for Secretary of Defense

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : U.S. President Barack Hussein Obama selected Council on Foreign Relations member Ashton B. Carter to substitute Chuck Hagel as Secretary of Defense. Carter has to be approved by the Congress. More...