Skip to comments.China detains 2 in attack on Japanese envoy's car
Posted on 09/04/2012 3:49:47 PM PDT by mojitoEdited on 09/04/2012 3:51:13 PM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]
Two Chinese men have been detained over an attack last week on the Japanese ambassador's car in Beijing in which a flag was ripped off of the front of the vehicle, Chinese state media reported Tuesday.
The men, aged 23 and 25, are being held for disturbing public order, and another man has been issued a warning, the official Xinhua News Agency said.
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Sounds like the start of Boxer Rebellion II.
I know how the Chinese feel about the Japanese. I would never have a Japanese flag or emblem or decal on my car anywhere in China.
I would say that would be more dangerous than taking the General Lee (with original paint) down the street in the Austin neighborhood of Chicago.
A speck of good news for us: Japanese cars never quite caught on in China...(wonder why...) however, they LOVE Buicks.