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Takeshima is Japanese territory (Asahi Shimbun)

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (of Japan) lodged a protest against the Government of South Korea concerning the Takeshima dispute on the evening of the 13th, and issued the following opinion of that "Takeshima is Japanese territory" on 14th.
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- Japan incorporated Takeshima into Shimane Prefecture in 1905 (before Japan's annexation of Korea), and no country has raised a problem about this.
- While the General Headquarters ceased the administrative authority of Japan over Takeshima by SCAPIN 677 (January 29th, 1946), the order clearly reveals that Takeshima is NOT excluded from the territory of Japan.

Document title Takeshima is Japanese territory (Asahi Shimbun)
Date created (Western calendar) July 14, 1953
Date created (Japanese era) July 14, Showa 28
Author(s) / Editor(s)
Publisher Asahi Shimbunsha
Name of publication Asahi Shimbun Evening Edition (reprint version)
Content An article reporting that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan had announced its opinion concerning the evidence, historical background and others that Takeshima is Japanese territory.
Language Japanese
Public access Open
Repository Shimane Prefectural Library (Japanese Only)New Window
Medium Paper
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Reference No. T1953071400402
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