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TODAY   |  April 08, 2014

Defense secretary critical of China’s moves

Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel is on the offense today as he met with his Chinese counterparts in Beijing. He said China doesn’t have the right to establish an air defense zone over disputed islands in the East China Sea.

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>>> defense secretary chuck hagel on the offense today as he met with his chinese counterparts in beijing. hagel criticized china for its moves during an ongoing territorial dispute . he said china does not have the right to establish an air defense zone over disputed islands in the east china sea . hagel added that the u.s. would protect japan in the dispute. the meeting centered on how the u.s. and china can unite on the denuclearization of north korea .