Increased US military activity in the South China Sea has angered Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE Increased US military activity in the South China Sea has angered Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE
Increased US military activity in the South China Sea has angered Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE
South China Sea

Chinese, US militaries blame each other for PLA ‘no-show’ at virtual meeting

  • US says People’s Liberation Army did not turn up for the two sides’ virtual conference, part of a mechanism to ensure sea and air safety
  • But China says it proposed an agenda in November only for the Americans to try to proceed without agreeing one

Topic |   South China Sea
Increased US military activity in the South China Sea has angered Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE Increased US military activity in the South China Sea has angered Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE
Increased US military activity in the South China Sea has angered Beijing. Photo: EPA-EFE
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