June 09, 2016 12:04 pm
Relations between Japan and China deteriorated in 2012 when Tokyo "nationalised" some of the islands.
March 18, 2013 11:25 am
France-based naval defence firm DCNS has sold at least 11 sets of the equipment.
September 24, 2012 11:01 am
Asia's two largest economies have wrangled about the Japan-administered islands.
November 01, 2010 1:30 pm
Kunashir is part of a group of four claimed by both countries that Japan calls Northern Territories and Russia calls southern Kurils.