China Builds An Island And Stakes Its Claim In Disputed Seas
China is challenging the U.S. and its allies in the south Pacific with a manmade island meant to serve as a military post.By Zach Toombs | November 25, 2014
China is building an island in disputed waters.
Scratch that. China is building a military post in disputed waters.
The South China Sea's Spratly Islands, seen on Google Maps, contain valuable oil and natural gas reserves.