Japan, ASEAN Vow to Ensure Freedom of Navigation (10)

ABC news.com 2013.12.14 11:45
By ELAINE KURTENBACH Associated Press Leaders from Japan and 10 Southeast Asian countries on Saturday pledged to cooperate in ensuring freedom of navigation during a summit overshadowed by concerns over China's growing assertiveness in the region. A joint statement issued after the summit meeting refrained from an explicit mention of China's recent declaration of a maritime air defense zone over the East China Sea.
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