Foreign Minister Wang Yi tells the East Asia Summit on Thursday that Beijing was not impeding freedom of navigation in the contested waterway. Photo: AP
Foreign Minister Wang Yi tells the East Asia Summit on Thursday that Beijing was not impeding freedom of navigation in the contested waterway. Photo: AP

'Joint attack on China': Manila and Tokyo accused of joining forces over South China Sea

Foreign Minister Wang Yi says Japanese counterpart backed up Philippine criticism of Beijing's policy in the contested waters

Foreign Minister Wang Yi tells the East Asia Summit on Thursday that Beijing was not impeding freedom of navigation in the contested waterway. Photo: AP
Foreign Minister Wang Yi tells the East Asia Summit on Thursday that Beijing was not impeding freedom of navigation in the contested waterway. Photo: AP
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