CHINESE PRESIDENT XI IN SOUTH CHINA SEA




Mustafa AY – TDO – 13.04.2018 - Chinese President Xi astonishingly took part in the military drill executed it South China Sea. Chinese Naval Forces with the seize of 48 warships, 76 fighter jets and 10.000 marines commenced its military drill in the controversial sea. As Beijing administration surged its construction of artificial islands in South China Sea in order to surge its military presence, the waters started boiling. The actual reason behind the tension is that the region has an enormous trade volume of 5 trillion dollars. So, Xi’ decisions on increasing military buildups and the presence of Chinese naval forces in S.C. Sea inevitably poses imminent threats to the economic stability of the regional countries -Japan, S. Korea, Taiwan, Phillipines and Indonesia mostly-.