China demands that Japan immediately cease unilateral survey in the East China Sea
the Chinese ships February 28 demanding that the Japanese Coast Guard tracking ship to stop the related activities in the East China Sea, Japan’s chief cabinet secretary, claimed that the research vessel to carry out its mandate within its exclusive economic zone. The Japanese side that has lodged a protest through official channels, and will continue to examine the activities.
view of the above remarks, Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei said at a regular press conference on February 29, the position of China in the East China Sea issue is clear and consistent. Despite China’s opposition, the Chinese side on the Japanese side repeatedly expressed dissatisfaction with the unilateral investigation activities in the East China Sea, has urged the Japanese side to immediately stop the move to avoid damage to the Chinese interests, maintaining the overall stability and Sino-Japanese relations of the East China Sea.
(Source: China Daily reporter Shen Mingchun edit: Chen flute)