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Media Wrap-up Late March (April 2 update)

  1. North Korea’s guided missile launch: did China already know?
    “北 탄도미사일 발사 ‘중국은 미리 알았을까?”
    March 27, 2021.

  2. China on the possibility of a meeting between China and South Korea’s foreign ministers: “You are welcome to visit China whenever you like”
    “중국, 한중 외교장관 회담 가능성에 “편한 시간 방문 환영”” March 26, 2021.

  3. Aiming to strengthen relations with Taiwan, members of the Liberal Democratic Party adopt a resolution to enact the Japan-Taiwan Exchange Basic Law
    「日台交流基本法」制定を 自民有志が決議 台湾との関係強化目指す March 25, 2021.

  4. The Japanese government is still cautious about imposing sanctions on Myanmar and is at odds with America and Europe, continuing to struggle on how to respond
    政府、対ミャンマー制裁なお慎重 米欧と隔たり、対応苦慮続く
    March 30, 2021.

  5. China’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs: Seriously concerned about Japan, oppose coercion, ‘don’t smear (China)’
    中国外務省、日本に深刻な懸念 圧力に反発、「中傷やめよ」 April 1, 2021.

  6. Naval Research Academy: a batch of important scientific research results and becoming force multipliers
    April 1, 2021.

  7. ‘Americal style human rights’ shouldn’t be used as a tool to pressure other nations
    April 1, 2021.

  8. The South Korean government refuses United Nation’s request for data on North Korea sanctions
    정부, 유엔 對北제재위 자료 요청 거부
    April 2, 2021.

  9. We will not tolerate challenges aimed at the One China policy
    April 1, 2021.

  10. Ministry of National Defence: Japan should cease all provocative actions in relation to the Diaoyu Island issue
    March 31, 2021.