South Korea Criticises Japanese PM Over Islets Issue

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January 31, 2014 AT 12:12 PM
South Korea denounced Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for saying that Tokyo is considering bringing the territorial dispute over the islets off South Korea's east coast to the International Court of Justice. According to Xinhua, South Korea's Foreign Ministry slammed Abe's comment regarding the islets, known as Takeshima in Japan, as nothing but "empty rhetoric and a meaningless thing.