Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Hua Chunying's Remarks on Purported Statement by Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on Japanese Media Report
Q: The Sankei Shimbun reported that Japanese Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida will express his opposition to China's activities in the East and South China Seas during his visit to China. What is China's comment on that?
A: Activities by China in the East and China Seas are completely justified and lawful. We have lodged representations with the Japanese side. As has been clarified by the Japanese side, relevant report does not represent the position of the government.