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China Rejects US Aircraft Surveillance Over South China Sea

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| May 27 , 2016 , 11:14 IST
[caption id="attachment_193038" align="aligncenter" width="700"]China's military rejected US claims on China's "unsafe" intercept of an American Navy reconnaissance aircraft over the South China Sea, and demanded the US ends such action. ALSO READ: India, China To Play Constructive Role In 21st Century China's military rejected US claims on China's "unsafe" intercept of an American Navy reconnaissance aircraft over the South China Sea, and demanded the US ends such action.[/caption]

China's military rejected US claims on China's "unsafe" intercept of an American Navy reconnaissance aircraft over the South China Sea, and demanded the US ends such action.

ALSO READ: India, China To Play Constructive Role In 21st Century, Says President Mukherjee China's aircraft acted professionally and in line with a China-US encounter safety code agreed by both sides, Xinhua news agency quoted spokesman of the defence ministry as saying. America's frequent reconnaissance over Chinese waters is a real source of danger for China-US military safety, the spokesman said. The Pentagon claimed two Chinese J-11 fighters unsafely intercepted a US EP-3 Aries aircraft on May 17 which was conducting routine operations in international airspace. For all the latest news and updates from India and across the globe, follow us on @NewsWorldIN on Twitter and News World India on Facebook