Amrita Jash is the Editor-in-Chief at IndraStra Global, New York. She is also a Doctoral Candidate in Chinese Studies at Centre for East Asian Studies, School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi-India. She can be reached at: @amriatjash.
Amidst heightened tensions in the East China Sea, diplomatic attempts to reach a settlement between China and Japan have seemingly failed. Consecutive cancellations of high-level meets by Beijing imply a serious setback in the bilateral ties between China and Japan. So, what are the repercussions of these diplomatic call-offs for the much-anticipated meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during the upcoming G20 Leaders Meeting in September?