South China Sea threat: Japan sends Beijing dire warning with war ship deployment

JAPAN has issued Beijing with a dire warning as it readies a mammoth warship to set sail through the contested South China Sea.

Tokyo has revealed its plan to send a warship on a three month tour through the contested waters of the South China Sea. Reports suggest the fresh bearing of teeth comes as Beijing attempts to buff-up its claim to sovereignty over the region, of which some seven nations claim a degree of ownership.

China’s increasing military presence in the sea has sparked fears among western powers, as well as Japan, who has famously tried its hand at pacifism, though now seems to be moving...
source: Express

2019-12-12 02:56
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