Last Updated : Apr 24 2019 11:12PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
Electioneering hots up for 4th phase of Lok Sabha polls            70 terrorists neutralized in J&K so far this year, says State Police Chief            Kim Jong-un arrives in Russia ahead of summit with Vladimir Putin            Sensex soars 490 points to close above 39,000-level            Boxing: 13 Indians enter semifinals of Asian Championships           

International News

Feb 11, 2019
6:34PM

China slams US for sailing two warships in disputed South China Sea

NSD Logo
 China has slammed the United States for sailing two warships in the disputed South China Sea. 


Washington on Monday sailed two guided-missiles within 12 nautical miles of the Spratly Islands as part of the US Navy's 'freedom of navigation operation'. 


Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said, the US must stop such provocations and respect China's efforts to uphold the stability and peace in the region. He added that America is trying to harm China's sovereignty and security on the pretext of freedom of navigation.


China claims nearly all of the South China Sea where countries like Vietnam, the Philippines, Brunei, Malaysia, Indonesia and Taiwan have competing claims. 


A UN-backed tribunal in 2016 rejected Beijing's territorial claims in the waters. China, however, rejected the ruling.

   Related News

PM’s Exclusive Interview to DD News

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 24 (Apr) Midday News 24 (Apr) News at Nine 24 (Apr) Hourly 24 (Apr) (2300hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 24 (Apr) दोपहर समाचार 24 (Apr) समाचार संध्या 24 (Apr) प्रति घंटा समाचार 24 (Apr) (2305hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 24 (Apr) Khabrein(Day) 24 (Apr) Khabrein(Eve) 24 (Apr)
Aaj Savere 24 (Apr) Parikrama 24 (Apr) Lok Ruchi Samachar 21 (Apr)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 24 (Apr) Samayki 24 (Apr) Sports Scan 24 (Apr) Spotlight/News Analysis 24 (Apr)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 28 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 4 (Apr) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 24 (Apr) Vaad-Samvaad 16 (Apr) Money Talk 16 (Apr) Current Affairs 22 (Mar)