China Protests as British and Japanese Warships Heading to Contested South China Sea

China dispatched a warship and helicopters to counter the British presence and warned London that similar action in the future could endanger talks for a possible trade deal.

China Protests as British and Japanese Warships Heading to Contested South China Sea

SOUTH CHINA SEA – Japan’s biggest warship, the Kaga helicopter carrier, joined naval drills with Britain’s HMS Argyll in the Indian Ocean on Wednesday as the frigate headed toward the contested South China Sea and East Asia. Britain, Japan and close ally the United States have found common cause in countering growing Chinese influence in […]