BEIJING, Jan. 8 (Xinhua) -- China Coast Guard (CCG) vessels conducted a patrol in the territorial waters of the Diaoyu Islands on Sunday, according to the State Oceanic Administration website.
The vessels are CCG 2307, 2337 and 31239, according to the statement. China conducts such patrols on a regular basis.
Mainland urges Taiwan to safeguard Diaoyu Islands, South China Sea
BEIJING, Sept. 28 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Wednesday urged people across the Taiwan Strait to safeguard the Diaoyu Islands and the South China Sea as the Chinese nation's ancestral possessions.
Ma Xiaoguang, spokesperson for the State Council's Taiwan Affairs Office, made the remarks when answering a question concerning former Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou's words at a regular press conference. Full story
BEIJING, May 14 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese expert on Japan recently refuted claims by the Japanese side over the sovereignty of the Diaoyu Islands, saying the idea is self-deception that goes against history.
On April 15, Tokyo released its 2016 Diplomatic Bluebook which reiterated that the Diaoyu Islands are part of Japan, in light of historical facts and based upon international law. Full lstory