Xinhuanet China World Business Entertainment Sports Culture & Edu Sci & Tec Health Odd Travel In-depth Photos Video
70th Anniversary of World Anti-Fascist War
Home Top News Latest News China's Contribution to WWII Video Photos
Latest news:

TOP News

China's Contribution to WWII

Xi urges anti-Japanese aggression spirit in future development

Xi urges anti-Japanese aggression spirit in future development

When summarizing the significance of the victory in the Chinese People's War of Resistance Against Japanese Aggression, Xi said the victory utterly crushed Japanese militarism's scheme of enslaving China, resurrected China's status as a big power in the world, and created bright prospects for the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation.


  • Franklin D. Roosevelt

    Franklin D. Roosevelt

    "Had China not been fighting, or had China been defeated, how many Japanese troops do you think would then be deployed to other regions to fight? They would have captured Australia, and India all at once."

  • Joseph Stalin

    Joseph Stalin

    "Only when the Japanese invaders' hands and feet are tied up, can we avoid fighting on two fronts simultaneously when the German invaders attack us."

  • Winston Churchill

    Winston Churchill

    "If the Japanese attack the West Indian Ocean, all our positions in the Middle East will be lost. Only China can help us to prevent that from happening."

  • Marshal Zakharov

    Marshal Zakharov

    Because much of Japan’s strength was contained in China, it failed to start an immediate war against the Soviet Union.

Historical research


To fight against Japanese invaders, more than 35 million Chinese either died or were injured. The total economic losses China suffered are estimated at 600 billion U.S. dollars.



Outcome of WWII

All peace-loving people around the world should remember the history and safeguard the international order with the UN at the core while promoting global peace and development in the contemporary world.


Besides the symbolic scenario of former West German chancellor Willy Brandt's kneeling down at the monument to victims of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising in 1970, the German nation has taken clear and steady steps of repentance and compensation.

Attitude of Government

China's V-Day parade in eyes of world media

It is shown in its promises Germany would take permanent responsibility for Nazi crimes, in continued compensation for victims and creation of memorials, in laws forbidding Nazi ideology promotion, in anti-Nazi education to the youth.


Interview: My father is my hero, says son of Japanese anti-war veteran

German Education Ministers Joint Conference issued a special order, emphasizing all types of middle school must truthfully account Nazi history. All textbooks must go through examination to guarantee historical facts are not distorted.

History Education

HK protesters demand compensation, apology from Japan

In Germany, historical reflection has led to anti-Nazi education and laws, and has prompted the German government to take sincere measures to compensate Holocaust survivors.

War Compensation

Abe statement to be touchstone for S. Korea-Japan ties: S. Korean FM

In the postwar time, Germany has fulfilled replacement of the old political system and has done a thorough clean-up with Nazi Germany's crimes. Germany's effort to tracking down the Nazi criminals is still in progress today.

Historical Root

Chinese cartoon about U.S. "Flying Tigers" to air on TV

Facts of WWII

Related Special Reports