China Uses Geology to Challenge Japan...

China Uses Geology to Challenge Japan at UN on Disputed Islands

There are 1 comment on the Bloomberg story from Dec 18, 2012, titled China Uses Geology to Challenge Japan at UN on Disputed Islands. In it, Bloomberg reports that:

After making its first aerial incursion into Japanese-controlled airspace near disputed islands, China compounded tensions with Japan by bolstering its territorial claims at the United Nations.

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“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#1 Dec 19, 2012
Funny how it did not include geology in its arguments to retain Tibet and take over Taiwan.

The decision to cede the islands to Japan was a cold war decision as a result of the USA conquering the place during the 2nd world war. That was a feature of politics alone.

Taiwan has a better case for retention than China if pre WW2 ownership is contested.

That is a political argument rather than a geological one, and as a result geology is not required in the argument.

Have a nice day: Ag

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