Chronology of Japan-Korea Relations:October - December 2010

Author
Brad Glosserman
Content Type
Journal Article
Journal
Comparative Connections
Volume
12
Issue Number
4
Publication Date
4th Quarter
Institution
Center for Strategic and International Studies
Abstract
Oct. 4, 2010: Japanese Prime Minister Kan Naoto and South Korean President Lee Myung-bak meet on the sidelines of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEAM) and discuss bilateral relations. Oct. 22, 2010: A group of Japanese and South Korean scholars release a study commissioned by the two governments in which they conclude that Japan"s annexation of Korea was coerced in the face of opposition from Koreans. Oct. 29, 2010: Prime Minister Kan, President Lee, and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao meet on the sidelines of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations in Vietnam. Nov. 11-12, 2010: South Korea hosts G20 Summit. Nov. 13-14, 2010: Japan hosts APEC Leaders Meeting.
Topic
Bilateral Relations
Political Geography
Japan, South Korea, North Korea, Vietnam