China did Not Know Where the Spratly's Were!!!

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  1. Oblaks

    Oblaks Regular Member

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    China didn't know where the Spratlys were - The Nation

    In 1933, the French flexed their colonial muscles and annexed nine of the Spratly Islands. When the news spread, the fledgling and troubled Chinese republic faced a basic problem - it didn't know where the Spratlys were.
     
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  3. Srinivas_K

    Srinivas_K Senior Member Senior Member

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    Chinese only started claiming spartlys after 19 th century.
     

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