mandag 19. oktober 2015

Malaysia Outraged By China's 'Provocation' In Spratly Islands

The Malaysian Armed Forces chief slammed China's "unwarranted provocation" in the South China Sea in a rare public statement Sunday. Despite unresolved claims regarding the sovereignty of regions in the South China Sea, Chinese authorities have been constructing artificial islands, including a pair of lighthouses completed Saturday, without the approval of neighboring countries. "I would like to address the issue of the unwarranted provocation by the Chinese over the construction on the garrisoned islands of the South China Sea," armed forces chief Zulkefli Mohd Zin said during a security forum in Beijing on Sunday, as reported by Reuters. Read more