Japan’s Unlikely Ambassador: a Cartoon Robot Cat From the Future Wins China’s Hearts and Minds

While Japan’s human diplomats struggle to quell rising tensions with China over the South and East China Sea, their “anime ambassador”—a red bean pancake loving, 22nd century CGI cartoon cat named Doraemon—has been charming mainland moviegoers with his latest movie exploits. This weekend Doraemon broke through a 3-year Chinese embargo on […]

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