Obama plans ‘MILITARY RESPONSE’ after China intercepts US aircraft over South China Sea

CHINA has scrambled two fighters to intercept a US military aircraft over the fiercely disputed South China Sea.

The controversial move has been branded “unsafe” by the Pentagon as tensions reach boiling point between the two world powers.

The incident took place in “international airspace” on Tuesday as the US maritime patrol reconnaissance aircraft carried out “a routine patrol” in the area. Continue reading