The Heat: Japan-Republic of Korea tensions

The Heat

Japan and the Republic of Korea have had a strained relationship that goes back for decades and beyond.

And the latest flare-up in tensions between the Asian neighbors is a mix of history, economics, security, and politics.

CGTN’s Shane Hahm reports from Seoul.

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To discuss all of this:

  • Yoshikazu Kato is an adjunct associate professor at the University of Hong Kong.
  • Myung-koo Kang is a professor of political science at Baruch College with City University of New York.
  • Mindy L. Kotler is the director of Asia Policy Point.
  • Song Zhang is the Washington, DC bureau chief for Shanghai Wen Hui Daily.

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