Russian Warships Sail Through Japanese Waters near Islands Disputed by China

Breitbart.com reports: “Three Russian warships sailed through a contiguous maritime zone bordering Japanese territorial waters on Monday night, Japan’s Defense Ministry said Tuesday, noting that the ships traveled near the Japan-administered and China-claimed Senkaku Islands.

‘The three vessels sailed north between the islands of Kubajima and Taishojima, part of the Senkaku chain in Okinawa Prefecture, toward the East China Sea,’ Japan’s Defense Ministry said on July 5, as reported by Japan’s Nippon news website.

‘One of the three vessels sailed in the contiguous zone Monday morning [July 4], which was followed by a Chinese warship, whose move drew a protest from the Japanese government,’ Nippon noted on July 5…”

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