China stands firm on South China Sea dispute

Tensions are rising as China uses navy to ensure only its fishermen have access to disputed waters.

Last Modified: 09 Oct 2013 10:34
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China says it has a historical claim over the resource-rich South China sea, but its neighbours disagree.

Tensions are rising as China uses its navy to ensure only its fishermen have access to the disputed area.

Al Jazeera's Marga Ortigas reporting from Sanya, on the coast of the South China Sea.


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