China has called the purchase by the Japan of the disputed islands theft
VLADIVOSTOK. October 1. VOSTOK-MEDIA. During his speech at the UN General Assembly, Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi accused Japan of "theft" of the disputed islands. It is reported by "BBC"
Head of the Ministry assured that the recent purchase of the Diaoyu Islands (Senkaku) by the Japanese government is "illegal and invalid". In his speech, he also called on Tokyo to address the issue by acting talks. Earlier, Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda said at the UN General Assembly that his country has the sovereign right to the islands in the East China Sea and will not compromise.