AFP: Dozens of Chinese vessels spotted near Pag-asa Island

MANILA, Philippines — Chinese fishing vessels continue to stay near Pag-asa (Thitu) Island in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea). Western Command chief Vice Adm. Rene Medina said Wednesday there were 38 stationary Chinese boats surrounding the sandbars of Pag-asa as of Tuesday night. There are three sandbars between Pag-asa and the Philippine-claimed but … Continue reading AFP: Dozens of Chinese vessels spotted near Pag-asa Island