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China reflects on 50 years of ties with Japan

SHOTLIST:RESTRICTION SUMMARY:ASSOCIATED PRESS?Beijing – 11 September 2022?1. Close of ramen being added to a bowl of soupHEADLINE: China reflects on 50 years of ties with Japan?2. Various of Shi Xin, owner of Yume Wo Katare, making ramenANNOTATION: Shi Xin, 39, runs a ramen restaurant in Beijing after living in Japan on and off for more than 10 years.?3. Close of vegetables being added to a bowl of ramen?4. Various of people eating ramenANNOTATION: He hopes to promote the friendship between China and Japan with his food and contribute to the cultural exchange. ?5. SOUNDBITE (Mandarin) Shi Xin, owner of Yume Wo Katare: ?"My biggest sense of achievement comes from the fact that I brought Jiro-style ramen to China, and gained recognition of the people here."?6. Wide of restaurant entrance ?7. Various of people eating ramen?ANNOTATION: Thursday marks the 50th anniversary of the normalization of diplomatic ties between China and Japan.ANNOTATION: It's also a milestone that sees growing tensions centering on issues including World War II history, Taiwan and relations with the U.S. ASSOCIATED PRESS?Beijing, China – 25 September 2022?8. Wide of a Japan festival celebrating the anniversary of normalization of diplomatic ties between China and Japan?9. Various of visitors at a Japanese tourism booth, Japanese map marking filming locations of different manga series?ANNOTATION: Critical views of each other are on the rise. ?10. Various of food booth and Japanese salad sauceANNOTATION: Nevertheless, the anniversary was still celebrated with an official event in downtown Beijing on the weekend, ahead of Sept 29.?ASSOCIATED PRESS?Beijing, China – 27 September 2022?11. Various of street scene inside Wanping Town, which was invaded by Japan after the Marco Polo Bridge Incident that marked the full outbreak of war between China and JapanANNOTATION: Residents expressed a friendliness toward Japan and a fondness for Japanese culture, though some added that the wartime past could not be forgotten. ?12. SOUNDBITE (Mandarin) Su Mengtong, Beijing resident: ?"It's quite peaceful between the Japanese people and the Chinese people. But if it's a period like the National Day, I think there are expectations that our generation and the younger generations can still remember the history of fighting against Japanese aggression. After all, the invasion is a big trauma for our country." ?13. Wide of street inside Wanping Town, which was invaded by Japan after the Marco Polo Bridge Incident that marked the full outbreak of war between China and Japan???STORYLINE: ??Shi Xin, 39, runs a ramen restaurant in Beijing after living in Japan on and off for more than 10 years.??He hopes that his food could promote the friendship between China and Japan and contribute to the cultural exchange.??Thursday marks the 50th anniversary of the normalization of diplomatic ties between China and Japan.It's also a milestone that sees growing tensions centering on issues including World War II history, Taiwan and relations with the U.S. ?Critical views of each other are on the rise. ??Nevertheless, the anniversary was still celebrated with an official event in downtown Beijing. ?Residents expressed a friendliness toward Japan and a fondness for Japanese culture, though some added that the wartime past could not be forgotten. ??AP Video shot by Caroline Chen ===========================================================Clients are reminded: (i) to check the terms of their licence agreements for use of content outside news programming and that further advice and assistance can be obtained from the AP Archive on: Tel +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 Email: info@aparchive.com(ii) they should check with the applicable collecting society in their Territory regarding the clearance of any sound recording or performance included within the AP Television News service (iii) they have editorial responsibility for the use of all and any content included within the AP Television News service and for libel, privacy, compliance and third party rights applicable to their Territory.
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