A section of the KADIZ overlaps with air defense zones
designated by China and Japan, a source of potential tension among the regional powers.
THE ASSOCATED PRESSSEOUL: South Korea on Sunday announced an expansion of its air defense zone
following China's move to establish a similar zone that has been criticized by Beijing's neighbors.
But Wall Street Journal in its editorial comment December 5 thinks differently; the United States took one step back on the Chinese 'air defense zone
' and put the trade talks in the back burner.
Beijing's new air defense zone
in the East China Sea exacerbates long-running disputes with neighbors, and could draw the US into regional conflict
Japan reiterated on Monday that Tokyo and Washington had both rejected Beijing's move to set up an air defense zone
that includes islands at the heart of a Sino-Japanese feud - despite the fact that three US airlines, acting on government advice, are notifying China of plans to transit the zone.
Finally, last week diplomatic tension between the US and China gained a new military dimension with American defiance of China's controversial new air defense zone
in the East China Sea.
Any sign that the United States was even tacitly giving a nod to China's air defense zone
would disturb Tokyo, which is hoping for a display of solidarity when Biden visits Japan starting on Monday.
Beijing: China sent several fighter jets and an early warning aircraft into its new air defense zone
over the East China Sea, state news agency Xinhua said on Friday, raising the stakes in a standoff with the United States, Japan and South Korea.
Seoul, Nov27 (BNA) South Korea has today voiced fears over the planned Chinese air defense zone
Tokyo Washington November 26, 2013(VOA News)-Japan's defense chief said Tokyo is working closely with Washington following China's establishment of an air defense zone
over disputed waters in the East China Sea.
An unidentified ship sailed past Japan's air defense zone
shortly after 12:30 a.m.
China's top military body in Beijing has decided to build an air defense zone
covering Hong Kong and neighboring Shenzhen to guard against possible attacks from Taiwan, a Hong Kong newspaper reported Tuesday.