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Japan's Abe reignites islands row

China says it is highly concerned about Japan's future direction after the conservative opposition Liberal Democratic Party was voted into power with a big majority.

China has said it is highly concerned about Japan's future direction after the conservative opposition Liberal Democratic Party was voted into power with a big majority.

The man expected to be prime minister, Shinzo Abe, a right-wing nationalist, has restated Japan's claims to disputed islands in the East China Sea.

Rupert Wingfield-Hayes reports from Tokyo.

  • 17 Dec
  • From the section Asia