China reiterates "indisputable" sovereignty over South China Sea islands

19:06, January 05, 2010      

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China reiterated it has indisputable sovereignty over islands in the South China Sea on Tuesday, a day after it unveiled a tourism development plan involving the islands.

Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Jiang Yu said at a regular press briefing that China's sovereignty over the islands in the South China Sea, including the Xisha and Nansha islands, is indisputable.

The State Council announced Monday a guideline on the development of tourism in the southern island province of Hainan, which says tourism will be promoted on the Xisha Islands and some uninhabited islands.

Source: Xinhua
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