In this photo provided by Japan Coast Guard, a Japan Coast Guard patrol boat, back, sails alongside a Hong Kong fishing boat, foreground, in the water, 52 kilometers (32 miles) west of the Uotsuri ... more 
In this photo provided by Japan Coast Guard, a Japan Coast Guard patrol boat, back, sails alongside a Hong Kong fishing boat, foreground, in the water, 52 kilometers (32 miles) west of the Uotsuri Island, one of the islands of Senkaku in Japanese and Diaoyu in Chinese, in East China Sea, Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2012. Hong Kong activists trying to reach the disputed islands claimed by Japan, China and Taiwan said Wednesday that they were being tailed by Japanese government ships trying to stop them, as territorial disputes continue to raise tensions among Asian powerhouses. (AP Photo/Japan Coast Guard) EDITORIAL USE ONLY less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Japan Coast Guard
Wed, Aug 15, 2012 9:41 AM EDT