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By Euronews with AFP. Japan has accused China of “Disinformation” about the coronavirus and expressed “Deep concern” about its claims in the South China Sea and the disputed Senkaku islands.
In its annual white paper on its defence policy published on Tuesday, Japan blamed China for “Propaganda” and “Disinformation” about the coronavirus, which first appeared at the end of 2019 in the Wuhan metropolis in the centre of the country.
The two countries have long claimed their respective sovereignty over this uninhabited micro-archipelago in the East China Sea, called Diaoyu by Beijing, whose seabed is said to be potentially rich in hydrocarbons.