(PRESSTV) — US Pacific Air Forces Commander Gen. Herbert 'Hawk' Carlisle says any attempt by China to replicate its air defense zone in the South China Sea would be a “very provocative act.”
“If you look at some of the things that have been going on in the East China Sea, both [China and Japan] militaries have been conducting themselves very professionally,” Carlisle was quoted as saying by Bloomberg from Singapore on Sunday.
“But the potential for something, a mistake to occur or miscalculation or misunderstanding to occur is out there. There is significantly more activity from both nations around the disputed territorial claims, and that to me is a risk,” he added.
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