Japan’s Next Leader to Be Thrust Into Clash Over China

TOKYO—Yoshiyuki Kasai, longtime boss of Japan’s most important bullet-prepare line, states he thinks Tokyo’s alliance

TOKYO—Yoshiyuki Kasai, longtime boss of Japan’s most important bullet-prepare line, states he thinks Tokyo’s alliance with the U.S. will come very first and China desires to hear that message. If Beijing does not like it, he states, tricky luck.

Hiroaki Nakanishi, head of Japan’s most effective company federation, states he thinks that attitude is self-defeating. Right after all its function to establish ties with China, Tokyo ought to perform pleasant wherever it can, he states.

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