China to augment military manpower in East & South China Seas
- China has plans to step up control of its territorial waters, a move that is likely to increase tensions in the East and South China Seas.
Xinhua reported Monday that Chinese Premier Li Keqiang called for the strengthening of maritime management during the annual National People's Congress.
Taiwanese newspaper Want Daily reported Monday a Chinese Aegis ship, a destroyer and a supply ship were seen circling Taiwan in a counterclockwise direction.
China's announcement supports recent analysis from the Center for Strategic and International Studies that indicates Beijing has built surface-to-air missile systems at three outposts in the disputed Spratly Islands.(Excerpt) Read more at: breitbart.com ...
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