BEIJING (AP) — In what was supposed to be a warm reunion, Vice President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet instead Wednesday in a climate fraught with tension over an airspace dispute that has put Asia on edge. A day before seeing Xi, Biden stood in Japan and publicly rebuked China for trying to enforce its will on its neighbors, escalating the risk of a potentially dangerous accident.
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TOKYO (AP) — U.S. Vice President Joe Biden has opened a weeklong trip to Asia aimed at showing the U.S. is still committed to increasing its engagement and influence in the region.
At Osaka, Japan, Daiki Kameda vs. Liborio Solis, 12, for Kameda’s IBF super flyweight and WBA World super flyweight titles; Tomoki Kameda vs. Immanuel Naidjala, 12, for Kameda’s WBO bantamweight title; Katsunari Takayama vs. Vergilio Silvano, 12, for Takayama’s IBF minimumweight title.
KOCHI, Japan (AP) — Hideki Matsuyama has become the first rookie to claim the Japanese tour’s money title with a win at the Casio World Open.
BEIJING (AP) — The United States advised U.S. carriers to comply with China’s demand that it be told of any flights passing through its new maritime air defense zone over the East China Sea, an area where Beijing said it launched two fighter planes to investigate a dozen American and Japanese reconnaissance and military flights.