Japan PM Shinzo Abe ratchets the rhetoric back up over a territorial island dispute with China,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Japan PM Shinzo Abe ratchets the rhetoric back up over a territorial island dispute with China, saying the nation was "wrong" for allowing violent protests to escalate over the issue to put political goals over trade. The strong stance from Abe doesn't bode well for Japanese automakers (HMC, TM, NSANY.OB) looking to turn slumping sales in China back around.