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Japan warns of crisis over Taiwan, growing risks from U.S.-China rivalry

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By Tim Kelly TOKYO (Reuters) – Growing military tensions around Taiwan as well as economic and technological rivalry between China and the United States threaten peace and stability in East Asia as the regional power balance shifts in Beijing’s favour, Japan said in its annual defence white paper. “It is necessary that we pay close attention to the situation with a sense of crisis more than ever,” the paper said in a new section on Taiwan. “In particular, competition in technological fields is likely to become even more intense,” it said about the U.S.-China tussle. The defence review, which w…

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