onsdag 17. februar 2016

South China Sea dispute: Beijing places missile launchers on island – live

China has placed surface-to-air missile equipment on Woody Island, part of the disputed Paracel Islands in the South China Sea, according to reports confirmed by the US and Taiwan governments.he region is subject to claims by a number of surrounding nations. China has been extending coastlines and building on top of reefs to strengthen their claim over large swathes of the region, which sees about $5trillion in international trade pass through it annually. Read more