March 3, 2015 – “China to hold parade, invite leaders to mark end of World War Two” (Reuters)

China will hold a military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two this year and invite the leaders of major countries involved in the war to attend, the foreign ministry said, events probably aimed at Japan… Foreign Ministry spokesman Hua Chunying declined to specify the countries, but said “leaders of all relevant countries” would be invited… Guests will also include the heads of the United Nations and other international bodies, as well as people who helped China win the war.”