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Tango0128 Jun 2018 8:37 p.m. PST

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"France and Britain have conducted naval operations in the South China Sea to put pressure on Beijing's increased militarization of the disputed islands. Chinese authorities maintain they will not give up any territory.

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis is in China this week for the first time and at the top of the agenda between the two nations is China's continued expansion of military installations in the South China Sea (SCS).

After Mattis met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday, China's state broadcaster CCTV reported that Xi told Mattis China would not "lose one inch" of territory "left behind by our ancestors." …."

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Lion in the Stars28 Jun 2018 11:21 p.m. PST

After Mattis met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday, China's state broadcaster CCTV reported that Xi told Mattis China would not "lose one inch" of territory "left behind by our ancestors." …

So, I wonder what Pres Xi told Mattis. Because of course CCTV is going to say that.

Tango0129 Jun 2018 12:21 p.m. PST

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