PH trying to 'rope in' other countries to sea row - China
MetadataShow full item record
China military yesterday accused the Philippines of trying to "rope in" other countries the dispute over ownership of the South China Sea and stir regional tension after Japan joined a military drill with the Philippines over the disputed waters. According to Japanese and Philippine officials, a Japanese surveillance aircraft, with three Filipino guest crew members, this week flew at 1,524 meters (5,000 feet) above the edge of Reed Bank (Recto Bank), an energy-rich area that is claimed by both China and the Philippines. It was accompanied by a smaller Philippine patrol aircraft.
Balana, C. D. (2015, June 26). PH trying to 'rope in' other countries to sea row - China. Philippine Daily Inquirer, p. A6.
- Philippine Daily Inquirer