China Warns Japan on NATO, Hopes it Refrains from Undermining Trust in Region

Yomiuri Shimbun file photos
From left, The Japanese national flag, The Chinese national flag

BEIJING, July 24 (Reuters) – The Chinese embassy in Japan said on Monday that NATO’s plan to expand into the Asia-Pacific violates U.N. rules and hoped Japan, in its interaction with NATO, would refrain from actions that undermine trust among countries in the region.