Over 1000 people protest in Beijing over island dispute

More than 1000 people took to the streets of Beijing on the fourth days of protests, chanting and waving banners bearing anti-Japanese slogans to voice their anger over a territorial dispute with Japan.

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Anti-Japan protests intensify

Anti-Japan demonstrations have intensified in China in response to a diplomatic dispute over the ownership of islands in the East China Sea. Major Japanese firms including Panasonic, Canon and Mitsubishi have closed their factories in the country.