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PacNet #54 – It Takes Two to have “Win-Win” Relations

Japan wants “win-win relations” with Asia, declared newly elected Prime Minister Noda Yoshihiko on Aug. 30. While he is known for his conservative views, he has toned down his hawkishness toward China and tried to bury the hatchet. Now, it is up to Beijing to decide whether it wants to dig up discontents of the past.