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South China Sea tensions torpedo Asia defense chiefs statement

Nov 04, 2015 - 10:01 AM

UPDATED Our understanding is there will be no joint declaration

RECLAMATION ACTIVITIES. An aerial photo taken though a glass window of a military plane shows the ongoing reclamation by China on Mischief Reef, part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, west of Palawan, Philippines, on May 11, 2015. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA/Pool

Pentagon chief's visit exposes US-China divide

Apr 08, 2014 - 9:47 PM

China s defense minister General Chang Wanquan tells a joint news conference in Beijing it will not take the initiative to stir up troubles and blames Japan and the Philippines for tensions in the region

China will defend its maritime rights: defense minister

Aug 20, 2013 - 11:02 AM

Beijing remains determined to defend its maritime rights said the country s defense minister during the US visit

MARITIME RIGHTS. Chinese Minister of National Defense Gen. Chang Wanquan(L) and his staff attend a private 3-hour meeting with US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel (not seen here) at the Pentagon August 19, 2013, in Washington, DC. AFP Photo/Paul J. Richards