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China rages over US warships sailing near disputed islands, saying move ‘seriously infringed’ its sovereignty

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China has reacted angrily after US warships sailed near the disputed Paracel Islands, describing the move as a “provocation” and accusing America of committing aserious infringement of the country’s sovereignty.

A statement issued by the defence ministry said Chinese vessels and aircraft warned American ships to leave because they had entered the territorial waters in the South China Sea without permission.

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http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/asia/china-us-warships-islands-disputed-paracel-trump-south-sea-latest-sovereignty-seriously-infringed-a8371776.html

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