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Student Division Sponsors Lecture on Strengthening Sino-Japan Relations through People's Exchanges

Professor Miyawaki addresses people's diplomacy as the means to strengthen Sino-Japan friendship

On August 31, the Soka Gakkai Student Division sponsored its fourth lecture in a series at the Josei Toda International Center in Shinjuku Ward, Tokyo, commemorating Student Division Day. Ryutsu Keizai University Professor Mineo Miyawaki emphasized the importance of "Building Bridges of Sino-Japan Friendship through People's Exchanges." He pointed to SGI President Daisaku Ikeda as an example of a common citizen who made great contributions to the normalization of diplomatic relations between China and Japan. Student Division representatives Hiroki Nakaoka, Ryota Hashimoto and Mikie Hoashi presented research papers.