TOKYO, October 25, 2001 ( – Tokyo Gov. Shintaro Ishihara complained Tuesday about the large number of illegal Chinese immigrants in Japan. “The number of Chinese entering Japan illegally is said to total 600 a month”, he said.

In a speech at a meeting on the declining number of children in Japanese society and Tokyo’s future welfare, Ishihara said people in rural China do not know about birth control. Japan Today reports that Ishihara said China has more than 60 million unregistered people and some of them are getting married and breeding more unregistered people. “They have no ethics and live like animals,” he said.

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