‘Time for tougher deterrence from China’ as US steps up patrols in South China Sea

//‘Time for tougher deterrence from China’ as US steps up patrols in South China Sea

‘Time for tougher deterrence from China’ as US steps up patrols in South China Sea

China should reinforce “deterrence facilities” in the South China Sea as the United States and its allies mount a bigger challenge in the contested waters, a prominent Chinese specialist said.“Tension in the South China Sea will rise in the coming year so we must deploy some defensive facilities that are able to overawe American warships entering nearby waters,” said Wu Shicun, head of the government-affiliated National Institute for South China Sea Studies.On the sidelines of the Boao Forum…

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