South China Sea: Beijing’s fury as aircraft told to ‘leave immediately’

The ongoing battle over the rights to one of the world’s most expensive waters continues to dominate relationships between major nations such as the US and China. Washington and Beijing routinely row over this space, with fears of war over the area rearing its head on occasion, and just this weekend Japan voiced its “deep concern” regarding conflict possibilities. This occurred while a debate raged over the US’ future policy on China remained unclear, with President Donald Trump missing a key summit on the region.

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