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Media Wrap-up March (headlines)

  1. A year of severed trade between North Korean and China… we need to prepare for a change in North Korea’s foreign relations
    “북·중 교역 단절 1년…北 대외관계 전환 대비해야”
    http://www.newspim.com/news/view/20210316001149
    March 17, 2021.

  2. Even Xi Jinping is afraid: Furious Japan and America fire off a ‘terrible blow’ towards the Senkaku Island-coveting China
    習近平も恐怖する…尖閣を狙う中国に、マジギレの日米が放つ「凄まじい一撃」
    https://gendai.ismedia.jp/articles/-/81341
    March 19, 2021

  3. Wang Yi on the South China Sea:rule out interference, promote consultation on ‘standards for behaviour in the South China sea’
    王毅谈南海问题:排除干扰,推进“南海行为准则”磋商
    http://www.xinhuanet.com/politics/2021lh/2021-03/07/c_1127180640.htm
    March 7, 2021

  4. Chinese representatives to the United Nations Human Rights Council and developing countries together repeated the call for the principle of non interference in domestic politics
    中国代表发展中国家在人权理事会共同重申不干涉内政原则
    http://world.people.com.cn/n1/2021/0319/c1002-32055515.html
    March 19, 2021

  5. China’s People Liberation Army donated 100,000 Covid-19 vaccines to the Philippine’s military
    中国军方向菲律宾军方捐赠10万剂新冠疫苗
    https://mil.huanqiu.com/article/427RnHf2uNh
    February 28, 2021

  6. [opinion] Xinhua : The Taiwan issue is not a bargaining chip for a small number of anti-China American politicians to claw back their loses
    新华国际时评:台湾问题不是美少数反华政客的“翻本筹码”
    http://www.xinhuanet.com/2021-01/10/c_1126966139.htm
    January 10, 2021

  7. American diplomacy has run past Japan and Korea: “Korea is weak and alone” is the wrong reading
    日韓を駆け抜けた米国外交、「韓国は弱腰・孤立」と読んではいけない訳
    https://news.yahoo.co.jp/byline/seodaegyo/20210319-00228255/
    March 19, 2021

  8. North Korea announced it is severing relations with Malaysia. Why?
    북한 말레이시아와 국교 단절선언했다 왜?
    https://www.fnnews.com/news/202103190722524595
    March 19, 2021

  9. A ‘South Korea-China tourism MOU’ is being promoted in time for Xi Jinping’s visit - stocks in related [industries] are bullish
    시진핑 방한 맞춰 ‘한중관광 MOU’ 추진…관련株 강세
    http://www.newspim.com/news/view/20210319000756
    March 19, 2021

  10. The internet boiled over on answers about Taiwan’s invitation to attend the Kansai Expo: Prefectural Governor Yoshimura’s response and true intention
    万博への台湾招請問答でネット沸騰…吉村知事の答弁と本音
    https://www.sankei.com/premium/news/210320/prm2103200006-n1.html
    March 20, 2021.