US official: 'apparent deployment' of missiles by China on island

By REUTERS
February 17, 2016 04:19

WASHINGTON - A US defense official said on Tuesday there had been an "apparent deployment" by China of surface-to-air missiles on Woody Island in the South China Sea.

The deployment, first reported by Fox News, could raise tensions in an area claimed by China, Vietnam and Taiwan.


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