Security tight in China to head off anti-Japan protests

From Japan Today:

guarded streets, parks and other potential protest hotspots in and Beijing Sunday morning to head off any further after three weeks of last month led to vandalism and a diplomatic rift between Tokyo and Beijing.

In Beijing, about 200 police officers stood guard at the Hailong Building, a starting point for the April 9 protests that drew upward of 10,000 and culminated in vandalism to Japanese diplomatic property plus three Japanese-style . About 1,000 Shanghai police officers weathered a downpour to guard the Japanese Consulate.

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