South China Sea Alert: Beijing Warns Biden Pushing it to Brink of Terrifying Conflict
Daily Express - CHINA has angrily accused the US of "flexing its muscles" in the South China Sea after new President Joe Biden sent an aircraft carrier group into the disputed waterway in a move which Beijing warned could trigger a disastrous war.
Meanwhile state-run Chinese media has claimed the new administration is seeing how far it could push China, both with regard to the South China Sea and Taiwan. Chinese jets also crossed Taiwan’s air defence zone on Saturday and Sunday in a clear illustration of heightened tensions in the region.
The group, led by the USS Theodore Roosevelt has entered the South China Sea at the weekend to promote "freedom of the seas", the US military announced on Sunday.
Foreign ministry spokesman, Zhao Lijian, told reporters: "The United States frequently sends aircraft and vessels into the South China Sea to....READ MORE
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