Japanese Defense Minister hoped that the Chinese navy exercise “moderation”
Japan Television video released by the Chinese Navy submarine
Global Network reporter Zhao Wenjie reports, according to Japan’s “Yomiuri Shimbun” on June 10, 2007, Japan’s defense Kitazawa handsome cabinet meeting that morning in the conference after the reporter, regarding the recent Chinese naval exercises commented.
He said: “We are gravely concerned about China naval exercises in addition, the Chinese Navy over whether further action, we will conduct a ‘close watch’。”
reported that, Kitazawa also stressed that China should exercise restraint. “As a big country, China’s naval exercises should be in moderation.”
for the Japanese media for “Okinawa by Chinese naval vessels offshore,” the frequent speculation, the Chinese Ministry of National Defense Beijing June 9, had to respond. Department of Defense pointed out that the People’s Liberation Army Navy ships to be in mid-June the international waters in the western Pacific in late for training. This is an annual program of routine training, comply with the relevant norms of international law, not against any other country-specific and target.(edit: SN049)
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