Tag: territorial waters
The Philippine military says there have been multiple sightings this year of Chinese warships moving within the country's 12 mile territorial sea.
The prime minister says Osman Sapian can go into international waters without Singapore sending warships 'to chase him away'.
Johor Menteri Besar Osman Sapian, however, refutes claims he entered Singapore's waters when he visited the area where Malaysian vessels are patrolling.
Finance Minister Heng Swee Keat however urges Malaysia to cease the alleged intrusions of government vessels into Singapore waters.
The island republic says it wants an amicable solution but warns it is ready to act firmly if there are more ‘intrusions’ by Malaysian vessels.
A Sarawak rights activist argues that the federal government's right of sovereignty doesn't give it rights over property.