Japanese media worried that foreign investment in Russia and the disputed islands, a recognition of Russian sovereignty
Data for: South Kuril Islands (Japan said that the four northern islands) orientation map.
newspaper in Japan, special correspondent Li Zhen Rong Xie Bin Wang-this reporter
According to Feb. 18 issue of “Global Times” reported that, following the “Sino-Russian cooperation in the island country after development of aquaculture “, the Japanese media 17 and broke the news that, with Chinese enterprises in the four northern islands (known as the South Kuril Islands, Russia) investment in the island of Shikotan fish.
widespread concern in Japan, “Foreign investment in the four northern islands to continue to expand.” Renmin University of China Institute of International Relations East Asian Studies Center Director Huang Dahui on the 17th, “Global Times” reporter, said that Chinese companies are involved in developing the four northern islands is difficult to say, but this is commercial activity, the Japanese do not need too much tension. However, due to the Sino-Japanese territorial dispute itself, in this case, if the Chinese enterprises to invest in the four northern islands, equal to a certain extent, the recognition of Russian sovereignty over the four northern islands. Japan would thus suspect that behind the “politically motivated.” Therefore, Chinese enterprises should proceed with caution.
Japan, “Tokyo Shimbun” quoted Russian 17 Savelyev Fisheries Agency spokesman as saying in Russia in the four northern islands under the actual control of Shikotan, Chinese aquaculture companies are scallops and local businesses to build farming joint venture. Savelyev did not disclose the detailed plan, but he said, China and South Korea are now several companies are planning for aquaculture in the four northern islands, as well as business machines for fish processing factories, and some companies will have to build ships repair facility.
for “Shikotan a third country investment”, the Japanese media are very tense. “Tokyo Shimbun”, Japan’s Jiji Press said so worried about “the expansion of foreign investment in the four northern islands.” “Tokyo Shimbun” commented that the third country in the four northern islands that Japan’s investment is equal to recognize Russia’s jurisdiction over the four islands, the Japanese Government is firmly opposed. Site in Japan, some users the message that some excitement: the Diaoyu Islands to invest in European companies, do not yield to China’s ambitions and so on.
“Global Times” reporter from the condition of anonymity authorities who learned that Russia is bent on the development of the four northern islands. Previously, the Russian government is always thinking and Japan together to engage in joint development of four islands, but the arrogance of the Japanese deeply hurt Russia. Now, with Russia’s domestic political strength of the country and the needs of the struggle, the Russian government has determined to own or develop four northern countries such as China and South Korea pulled, and no longer talk about the Northern Territories and the Japanese problem.
Shanghai Academy of Social Sciences researcher Wang Shao-Pu said that Japan is so sensitive, one of China’s rapid economic growth, GDP has surpassed Japan to become the world’s second, while there is a certain development of military modernization, the Japanese in this case under pressure. Second, there are territorial disputes between China and Japan, Japan is very easy to suspect that China and Russia in the four northern islands stand. This idea is wrong, do not understand and do not believe that China’s independent foreign policy of peace.
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