Asia Pacific Regional Developments

Title:

 'China finishing West Philippine Sea buildings that could house missiles'

Author:

Idrees Ali, Reuters

Source:

ABS-CBN News

Date:

 February 22, 2017

Description:

China, in an early test of U.S. President Donald Trump, has nearly finished building almost two dozen structures on artificial islands in the South China Sea that appear designed to house long-range surface-to-air missiles, two U.S. officials told Reuters.

Tags: News, Militarization, territorial integrity, Spratlys, Chinese Reclamation