China - Asia & Pacific

Victims of the Chongqing Bombing and some Japanese citizens protested against a ruling made by a Japanese court here on Thursday.

China and the Republic of Korea (ROK) are preparing for the second round of talks on a bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) that has been effective for nearly two years and generated mutual benefits.

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday China will continue to strengthen communication and coordination with the ROK on maintaining stability and preventing wars on the Korean Peninsula and promoting peace and talks.

"I believe the fight against historical revisionism is destined to win," said Takakage Fujita, director general of a civil group dedicated to upholding and developing the well-known Murayama Statement.