Defense: China firmly opposes Japan’s military threat involving statements about
April 27 afternoon, the People’s Republic of Department of Defense Department of Defense Building lobby in Beijing held its first regular press conference, Defense Ministry spokesman Colonel Geng Yansheng initiative to publish the information and respond to questions from reporters, which marks the Department of Defense News to achieve normalization. China news agency reporters Song Ji and He She
China news agency, Beijing, April 27 (Reporters Ou Yang and Kai Yu) – “The Chinese side took note of Japan’s defense minister published remarks related to China and Japan Defense Research Institute published the” China security “report, Japan’s remarks ignore China adheres to peaceful development and pursues a defensive national defense policy of the objective facts, rendering ‘China military threat’, the Chinese side expresses its firm opposition.”
China’s national defense Ministry spokesman Geng Yansheng at the Department of Defense in 27 regular press conference for the first time above statements.
Defense Studies think tank, recently released in Japan, “China Security,” the report said, the Japanese Self-Defense Forces and friction between the Chinese army is difficult to deny. Japanese Defense Minister Kitazawa handsome recently told the media that, while in developing relations with China should strengthen the Japan-South Korea tripartite relationship, Japan’s growing naval power of China worried about.
Geng Yansheng said in recent years, Sino-Japanese defense exchanges made some progress, but there are serious obstacles. Especially in Japan and some of the media a few malicious speculation China’s military development, and misleading the public, damage to the Sino-Japanese friendship and public opinion.
“China hopes that both sides eliminate interference, enhance understanding, increase mutual trust, continue to carry out exchanges in various fields of defense, promote the bilateral strategic and mutually beneficial relations between the all-round development.” Geng Yansheng said.