SOAS University of London

Sino-Japanese relations

14 August 2015

Dr. Yuka Kobayashi, Lecturer in China and International Politics at SOAS, University of London, was interviewed by BBC Radio 4 for the World Tonight programme on Sino-Japanese relations for VJ Day.

The interview covered the 70 year anniversary after the end of WW2, Abe's speech on the topic and the Japan's controversial new security bill.

She is also a member of the China Institute, the Centre of East Asian Law and the Japan Research Centre.

You can hear her talk 15 minutes into the podcast which can be heard at BBC Radio 4 website.

Rana Mitter from Oxford University was also interviewed.

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Dr. Yuka Kobayashi