Beijing regrets US disinviting it from naval drill over-militarisation of the South China Sea

FILE PHOTO: An aerial view of the Pentagon building in Washington. Picture: REUTERS

BEIJING, 25 MAY 2018 (REUTERS) – China’s Defence Ministry expressed regret on Thursday after the United States withdrew an invitation to China to attend a major U.S.-hosted naval drill, saying that closing the door does not help promote mutual trust and cooperation. The Rim of the Pacific exercise, known as RIMPAC and previously attended by […]

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