Clashes at sea : when Chinese vessels harass US ships
Date of Issue2009
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Recent clashes between Chinese patrol vessels and US ocean surveillance ships operating in China's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) highlight differing views on the rights and duties of countries in an EEZ. With the increasing naval capabilities of Asian navies, there is a risk of such incidents becoming more frequent in the future.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Military and naval science
RSIS Commentaries ; 027/09