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U.S. Compares China's South China Sea Moves to Russia's in Ukraine

2015-06-27 09:51:50       source:Yahoo News

June 27, 2015

"The U.S. State Department's number two diplomat on Friday compared China's behavior in pursuit of territory in the South China Sea to that of Russia in eastern Ukraine.

Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken called China's large scale reclamation projects in the South China Sea, 'a threat to peace and stability.'

He said the United States took no position on the merits of  competing claims in the disputed sea, but had a strong interest in how those were pursued, and in preserving freedom of navigation."

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