Why China is Building Islands in the South China Sea

China claims they aren’t military bases, but their actions say otherwise. The islands that China is building in the South China Sea is causing disputes among the other nations in the region; Malaysia, the Philippines, Brunei, Vietnam, and Indonesia. The US has many allies in the region and uses its massive Navy to patrol international waters, keeping shipping lanes open for trade.

One response to “Why China is Building Islands in the South China Sea

  1. Stat aware of this story as it develops as it holds serious long-range potential for developing conflict!