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PHILIPPINES WILL CONTINUE FLYING PLANES OVER AIRSPACE IN SOUTH CHINA SEA

According to a statement by Philippines President Benigno Aquino yesterday, the Philippines will continue to fly in airspace that the PRC claims for itself in the South China Sea. “We will still fly the routes that we fly based on international law and the various agreements and treaties we have entered into through various decades,” said Aquino.

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Indonesian officials claim S’pore fighter jets trespass airspace

Officials at Hang Nadim International Airport in Batam, Riau Islands, say they detected several Singapore Air Force fighter jets trespassing in Indonesian airspace. The airport's flight safety head, Indah Irwansyah, said several unidentified aircraft were tracked flying over Batam. According to the report, the aircraft had come from Singapore and had flown through Sekupang district airspace toward Nipah Island.

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