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US calls halt to land reclamation in South China Sea

The United States has called for an immediate and lasting halt to reclamation works by all claimants in disputed waters in the South China Sea.

Speaking in Singapore, the US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter told China that its behaviour in the area was out of step with international norms and rules.

Bill Hayton reports.

  • 30 May 2015
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