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Military buildup in S. China Sea amid tension

  • Mustaqim Adamrah

    The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Tue, December 6 2011 | 11:02 am
Military buildup in S. China Sea amid tension

PREMIUM Several countries with overlapping claims in the South China Sea are reportedly building up their military powers in the territory — a move that may endanger regional security and stability.

According to Indonesian Center of Democracy, Diplomacy and Defense executive director Teuku Rezasyah, Malaysia has two battleships, the Philippines one, China 27 and Taiwan 26 operating in the South C...