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August 20, 2012 in Nation/World
Associated Press photo

Japan Coast Guard officers patrol on a rubber boat on Sunday as Japanese activists hang national flags in a small archipelago known in Japan as the Senkaku Islands and in China as the Diaoyu Islands.

Associated Press photo

Anti-Japan protesters wave Chinese national flags while marching in Chengdu, in southwestern China’s Sichuan province, on Sunday.