China invades Philippines-occupied island in disputed sea, US says it will help ally

Manila, Philippines — The United States will be “a very good ally” to the Philippines in responding to territorial conflicts in the South China Sea, a US defense official said Thursday. Randall Schriver, assistant secretary of defense for Asian and Pacific security affairs, gave the assurance as tensions rise over China’s aggressive stance towards its … Continue reading China invades Philippines-occupied island in disputed sea, US says it will help ally