Wang Jingwei (left) speaks with Zang Shiyi (Manchukuo ambassador to RNG China)
Zang Shiyi (right), the Manchukuo ambassador to the RNG, speaks to Wang Jingwei prior to the both men signing the Japan-Manchukuo-China Joint Declaration on 30 November 1940, through which RNG China recognised Manchukuo. The Declaration was attached to the Sino-Japanese Basic Treaty, through which Japan formally recognised the RNG. Both documents were signed within the main RNG government compound in Nanjing.
- 30 November 1940
- Return to the capital
- diplomacy, Wang Jingwei, Zang Shiyi
John Hunter Boyle, China and Japan at War, 1937-1945: The Politics of Collaboration (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1972).
Source Reference Details
Courtesy of the National Archives (Taken from the INF series)