Chinaís ambassador to Cambodia on Monday rebuked her Japanese counterpart for defending his prime ministerís visit to a controversial shrine for Japanís war dead, marking the third round in their bout of diplomacy by letter-to-the-editor. In a letter published in the Chinese-owned Khmer Daily on Monday, Chinese Ambassador Bu Jianguo said the shrine visit had effectively shut the door on direct dialogue between the two countries. The missives between the ambassadors started with a letter in local Cambodian papers from Ms. Bu two weeks ago calling Mr. Abeís visit in December to the Yasukuni Shrine ďa flagrant provocation
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