Philippines pulls China-made globes
- Published: 14 Feb 2013 at 15.58
- Online news:
Chinese-made globes depicting "misinformation" by reflecting Beijing's claim to almost the entire South China Sea have been removed from bookstore shelves in the Philippines.
A Chinese-made globe depicting the nine-dash line, which is disputed by the Philippines, on sale in Manila. Photo: Alan Robles/South China Morning Post
The globes feature a "nine-dash line", long used by China to demonstrate its territorial claims over waters and islands that are disputed by other Asian nations, including the Philippines.
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