Chinese Navy has made 8 of warnings to aircraft of the United States in the ambiguous area of the Islands. They stressed that exploration in this area may lead to misunderstandings.
A brawl broke out between the military authorities of the United States and China. The naval forces of China recorded that over the disputed Spratly Islands flying military aircraft of the United States Boeing P-8 Poseidon and proceeded to the members of his crew.Representatives of the Chinese military Department asked Americans to leave this earth.
Navy China urged Americans to turn from artificially built Islands Fiery Cross Reef, near which were the ships of the Navy of China. "This is the Chinese Navy. Please turn around, to prevent misconceptions," said the Chinese side to American aircraft in the British language, reports CNN.
A warning to the violators was done 8 times. But the plane P-8 Poseidon ignored them and flew over the island where the Chinese construction crews erect the airport and other strategically relevant objects.
Note that an American spy plane is designed to detect and destroy enemy submarines in the areas of patrol. According to some reports, P-8 Poseidon flying near the Spratly Islands (Nansha district) in the South China sea, wanted to explore that in the area under construction by the Chinese.
The Americans were informed that they would discuss the question of holding air and sea patrols studies within 12 nautical miles of reefs and Islands, where he leads the construction of China. Official dealer of the United States John Kerry left the answer ambiguous territories in the South China sea, and the Minister of the PRC approved the determination of their own powers to defend the sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Remember, on the island and located near the Spratly archipelago in the South China sea claimed by China, the Philippines, Brunei, Vietnam, Malaysia and Taiwan. All of them (except Brunei) contain its own military garrisons in certain controversial areas. Contested terrain, as expected, have large reserves of hydrocarbons. The PRC was established on a section of the offshore drilling rig for prospecting for gas and oil.
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