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US sends aircraft carrier to South China Sea for patrol

US sends aircraft carrier to South China Sea for patrol

The United States began sending aircraft carriers to patrol the South China Sea.

Reports that the U.s. navy Saturday.

It is the latest development in the situation around the disputed waterway. The ministry of Foreign Affairs of China warned the U.S. Wednesday because of “provocations in the direction of the sovereignty of the country”.

China said that no foreign provocation, the country could prevent military exercises at sea. “Now, will exercises of the Chinese army far away on the sea the most normal thing in the world”, according to China earlier in response to messages from potential new marinepatrouilles of the U.S. in the South China Sea.

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South China Sea

China claims various islands in the South China Sea. Last summer, explained to the Chinese authorities, a decision of the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague beside that concluded that the country has “no historical right” to the islands, which, according to the UN belong to Filipino territory. China placed anti-missile systems and luchtafweersystemen on some of these islands.

Recently warned the American candidate, minister of Foreign Affairs, Rex Tillerson, China by saying that the country’s access to the islands must be denied. According to the Communist y, such comments China did not stop to military exercises. “These provocations, pressure, fantasies and exaggerations can the normal exercises of the Chinese army, did not hold back”, in the partijblad to read.

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