Japan's Foreign Ministry debuts China strategy group
Long-term assessment of Beijing's activity planned, spurred by Ukraine war
Chinese soldiers practice in Beijing ahead of a 2019 military parade.
TOKYO -- Japan's Foreign Ministry has created an internal strategy group tasked with monitoring Chinese activities in the wake of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
The new team collects and analyzes political, economic and diplomatic intelligence related to China. This long-term assessment will inform Tokyo's strategy toward Beijing.
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