Mattis presses China on North Korea, South China Sea
03 June 2017 | 11:00 am
The United States is encouraged by China's efforts to restrain North Korea but Washington will not accept Beijing's militarization of islands in the South China Sea, U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis.
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