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Chuck Hagel: China 'destabilising' South China Sea

31 May 2014 Last updated at 08:00 BST

The US defence secretary has accused China of "destabilising" the South China Sea, saying its action threatened the region's long-term progress.

Mr Hagel was speaking at a three-day summit, the Shangri-La Dialogue in Singapore, that involves the US and South-East Asian countries.

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