Political Security

Title:

 EU calls for free passage through South China Sea

Author:

Patricia Lourdes Viray

Source:

The Philippine Star

Date:

 June 23, 2016

Description:

The European Union stressed Tuesday that countries must be free to pass through the disputed South China Sea. This pronouncement comes a month after Chinese fighter jets flew out to intercept a United States Navy reconnaissance plane in international airspace over the disputed waters.

Tags: News, Freedom of navigation, European Union