In first, China permanently stations search-and-rescue vessel in South China Sea’s Spratly chain

China has for the first time sent a search-and-rescue ship to be permanently stationed at one of its man-made islands in the disputed Spratly chain of the South China Sea, state media reported.The official Xinhua News Agency reported Saturday that the Nan Hai Jiu 115 would start its duties as soon as it arrived at … Continue reading In first, China permanently stations search-and-rescue vessel in South China Sea’s Spratly chain