Friday, 20 May 2016
CHINA SAYS IT IS READY IF THE USA STIRS UP ANY CONFLICT IN THE SOUTH CHINA SEA!!
BEIJING — China's attempts to claim a nearly 1.4-million-square-mile swathe of open ocean are without precedent and probably without legal merit, but Beijing continues to assert its right to the economically critical zone — and increasingly puts its claims in military terms.
Speaking to a small group of reporters in Beijing on Thursday, a high-ranking Chinese official made his warning clear: The United States should not provoke China in the South China Sea without expecting retaliation.
Full report at: http://cnb.cx/27Ew2o8