‘Chinese fishing vessels in WPS are military-controlled’

    DATU ODIN SINSUAT, Philippines - Chinese fishing vessels in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) are controlled by the military, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said on Friday.   The defense chief backed the recent report of Center for Strategic and International Studies that said China's large fishing vessels are organized into a maritime militia, which are involved in harassment of foreign patrol and fishing vessels in the disputed waters.   RELATED:China's fishing fleet a militia force   "Yes, mga militia yan. They are working under the PLA (People's Liberation Army) Navy," he told reporters. (Yes, they are pa...Keep on reading: ‘Chinese fishing vessels in WPS are military-controlled’

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