China blocking access to disputed South China Sea atoll – reports

China blocking access to disputed South China Sea atoll – reports

The Guardian: World News

Philippine media claims ships from Beijing are guarding the disputed Quirino Atoll in the Spratly islands and chased fishing vessels away

China has reportedly stationed up to five ships around a disputed atoll in the South China Sea, preventing Filipino fishing vessels from accessing traditional fishing grounds.

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