Is China a good neighbour? What China says in contrast to what it has actually done

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What China says: Be benevolent and friendly towards neighbouring countries.

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What China has done

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1 China invaded Vietnam.

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2 China annexed Tibet

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3 Communist China and Imperial China have had border disputes with their neighbours

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4 China has invaded other nations

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5. China invaded India in 1962

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Recent border clashes between China and India

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6 China and Russia have border disputes

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7 Okinawa

Does Okinawa belong to China?

It was ruled as a tributary state of imperial Ming China by the Ryukyuan monarchy, who unified Okinawa Island to end the Sanzan period, and extended the kingdom to the Amami Islands and Sakishima Islands.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ryukyu_Kingdom

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As well as previously being a “vassal state,” China has strengthened its claim by stating that Japan’s surrender at the end of World War II nullified a treaty signed in 1895 under which China ceded territory to Japan.10 May 2013

https://www.dw.com/en/japan-angered-by-chinas-claim-to-all-of-okinawa/a-16803117

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Are Okinawans Japanese or Chinese?

On average, the Okinawans were found to share 80.8% (±11.2 SD) admixture with Japanese and 19.2% (±11.2 SD) admixture with Chinese suggesting that the Okinawans and the Japanese share substantial common ancestry.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4271021/

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