Maritime Borders / Sea Law / Ships

New Images Show China Literally Gaining Ground in South China Sea – NYTimes.com

Amazing images on a New York Times Story. China is building territory, piling sand onto a reef. A few inches of vertical rise as an assertion of sovereignty. An act of geo/political/engineering. Worth a read:

New Images Show China Literally Gaining Ground in South China Sea By DAVID E. SANGER and RICK GLADSTONEAPRIL 8, 2015 via New Images Show China Literally Gaining Ground in South China Sea – NYTimes.com. A satellite image from March 16 shows dredgers working at the northernmost reclamation site of Mischief Reef, part of the Spratly Islands, in the South China Sea. Credit Center for Strategic and International Studies via Digital Globe

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