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Chinese take a break from criticizing Japan’s prime minister with a compliment on his alleged calligraphy

rime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan has said and done much that has raised the ire of Chinese observers, but a thank-you note left in a hotel room, purportedly hand-written by him, earned him unusual praise. His office could not confirm the message's authenticity.
9 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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