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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.

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Anniversary of Japan's invasion of China inflames island row

Chinese protests against Japan got ever more heated on Tuesday as demonstrators took to the streets outside the Japanese embassy in Beijing.

Anger over a row between the two countries about who owns a series of energy rich islands in the East China Sea was the cause of the unrest. But there was added poignancy on the anniversary of Japan's invasion of China back in the 1930s.

ITV News' China Correspondent Angus Walker reports:

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