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To counter Japan and the United States, China builds a pier for warships at a site near disputed islands in the East China Sea

2 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
he construction of the site on an island of the Nanji chain off the port of Wenzhou — near the disputed Senkaku or Diaoyu Islands — is in response to increasing tensions with Japan and the United States, according to unnamed sources.
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is the editor-in-chief of SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.