Chinese state-run paper slams British navy trip through South China Sea
Britain’s defence ministry is trying to justify its existence and grab attention with a planned mission by a British warship to the disputed South China Sea next month, a state-run Chinese newspaper said on Wednesday.
A British warship will sail through the South China Sea to assert freedom-of-navigation rights, British Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson said in remarks published on Tuesday during a visit to Australia.
British officials first flagged the voyage six months ago and the…
Source: China News
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