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  1. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    Chinese ships make longest patrol of disputed waters

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by BLOOM, Cary Huang

    ... of disputed waters China deployed ships to waters near islands disputed with Japan for a record 28 hours, drawing a formal protest as it repeated a strategy of pressing its territorial claims through bolder projections of maritime power. Ships from China's newly formed coastguard remained in the Japanese-controlled waters for the longest time since Japan bought the Diaoyu, or Senkaku, ...

  2. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    Japan to deploy more patrol ships at Diaoyus

    Posted Jan 14th 2013, 04:31pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Japan will deploy two more patrol ships to boost its defence of islands at the centre of a territorial row with China and has conducted its first drill ... to the tougher security environment surrounding our country,” Defence Minister Itsunori Onodera told the military. Chinese government ships and planes have been seen off the disputed islands numerous ...

  3. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    China coastguard keeps heat on Japan in Diaoyus row

    Posted Oct 28th 2013, 01:22pm by AFP

    ... the Japanese coastguard said. The ships remained in the area for about two hours. The patrol came days after China, in one of the strongest statements of the increasingly acrimonious spat over ... for the third consecutive day, as Chinese military aircraft overflew a strait between two Okinawan islands. They did not enter Japanese airspace. Chinese ships have sailed into the waters around ...

  4. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    Six Chinese ships return to waters near Diaoyus, over Tokyo's protests

    Posted Oct 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Teddy Ng, AFP

    ... Chinese ships make anotherpatrol of disputed islands Six Chinese government ships were seen near the disputed Diaoyu Islands yesterday, the Japanese coastguard said, a day after Tokyo reshuffled its cabinet amid rising bilateral tensions. The coastguard said that four maritime surveillance ships had entered waters near the islands, known as the Senkakus in Japan, in the afternoon. ...

  5. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    Beijing praises US move on passenger flight plans in East China Sea

    Posted Dec 03rd 2013, 04:55am by Agence France-Presse and Staff Reporter

    ... the move by US airlines to submit flight applications to Chinese aviation authorities shows a "constructive attitude" needed to ensure flight safety and security, Xinhua reported. ...

  6. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    US backs Japan as tensions soar on Beijing's air defence zone over East China Sea

    Posted Nov 25th 2013, 10:12am by KRISTINE KWOK, AGENCIES

    ... with official ships and aircraft shadowing each other. Newspapers in China, where Japan is often portrayed as the villain due to its occupation in the early 20th century, rejected Tokyo’s outrage. ...

  7. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    China launches naval drills to mark Japan's war defeat

    Posted Aug 16th 2013, 12:00am by Teddy Ng

    ... for training of ship-borne aircraft and other manoeuvres, China News Service reported yesterday. Mainland media speculated the ship might be sailing to the northern Bohai Sea off Liaoning province, ... Coast Guard vessel passed close by a Japan Coast Guard ship, just south of the chain's largest island, Kyodo News reported. The moves coincided with two Japanese cabinet ministers' ...

  8. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    Japan scrambles fighter jets after drone flies near disputed islands

    Posted Sep 09th 2013, 04:57pm by AFP

    ... planes became airborne. Friday's reports came as four Chinese coastguard ships sailed in the so-called contiguous zone that surrounds territorial waters around the islands. ...

  9. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    PLA warns US over backing Japan in Diaoyus row

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 03:02pm by Reuters

    ... between the two nations under the existing international strategic landscape, and changes in Sino-US ties and cross-straits relations." Aircraft and ships from Japan and China have played ...

  10. News - China - EAST CHINA SEA

    Japan isle buy sparks Chinese anger, cancellations

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 09:06pm by Associated Press in Tokyo

    ... to China. The prospect of construction on the islands – and boatloads of activists landing on their shores – would be sure to upset China, so the central government stepped in on Tuesday to buy ... China sent two patrol ships to waters near the islands, according to the official Xinhua news agency, although Japanese coastguard officials said no Chinese ships had been sighted within 38 ...




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