Why China is building islands in the South China Sea

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  • Published on:  Friday, February 17, 2017
  • China claims they aren't military bases, but their actions say otherwise.

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    China is building islands in the South China sea and its causing disputes among the other nations in the region; Malaysia, the Philippines, Brunei, Vietnam, and Indonesia. The US has many allies in the region and uses its massive Navy to patrol international waters, keeping shipping lanes open for trade

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  • Aksh Ch Vines
    Aksh Ch Vines  an hour ago

    What’s the problem in that atleast they’re not manipulating and doing wars like USA.

  • General Blorp
    General Blorp  an hour ago

    CHINA

  • Vidya Sagar Rao
    Vidya Sagar Rao  2 hours ago

    as long as USA keeps sending freedom of navigation WARSHIPS - you will see such developments.

  • ZombifiedFish
    ZombifiedFish  2 hours ago +1

    I thought this Manifest Destiny thingamajig died out long ago, heh

  • Willy Automotive
    Willy Automotive  4 hours ago

    They are trying to ditch their own pollution

  • 柳寻欢
    柳寻欢  5 hours ago +1

    so funny.The Chinese are in the Chinese sea, not to mention building islands, even if there is a problem with building artillery buildings? Ultra Wide-angle Lens

  • Carlos
    Carlos  5 hours ago

    What is the song that they used in the video?

  • Ptyty
    Ptyty  6 hours ago

    The Original name for South China Sea were Pentas Sunda, search history

  • Hd Lim
    Hd Lim  6 hours ago

    Why USA is invading so many countries in the world?

    BECAUSE THEY CAN.
    Why China is building islands in the South China Sea?
    BECAUSE THEY CAN.

  • Syahmi Ismail 28
    Syahmi Ismail 28  6 hours ago

    The real reason to make a new area 52.

  • Sally Hillal
    Sally Hillal  6 hours ago

    China knows the U.S military can't win a war.

  • geezzerboy
    geezzerboy  7 hours ago

    The Cabbage Strategy looks like a game of Go.

  • Judah Websdale
    Judah Websdale  7 hours ago

    Get the Netherlands with china biggest company in the world

  • Yilun Mao
    Yilun Mao  9 hours ago

    US really need to stop intervening other countries issues

  • Yilun Mao
    Yilun Mao  9 hours ago

    It’s like those thieves from Europe occupied the North America Simple as that

  • Dave Lawlis
    Dave Lawlis  13 hours ago +2

    Me Chinese
    Me play joke
    Me build island
    To take over world.

  • S & M Tamblyn
    S & M Tamblyn  15 hours ago

    There also building on our island too..!. Australia...

  • Tim Jack
    Tim Jack  17 hours ago +1

    no one mentioned Vietnam occupied over 30 islands in 70’s?

  • John Robin Aranas
    John Robin Aranas  23 hours ago +1

    It is not "South China Sea", it is the "West Philippine Sea"

  • wentao zhou
    wentao zhou  23 hours ago

    WOW