Hagel Talks Tough In China And Warns Threat Of 'Dangerous Conflict'

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April 08, 2014 AT 7:34 AM
United States Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel offered some tough talk during his visit to China Tuesday, saying Beijing's tactics over its disputed islands had the potential to result in a dangerous conflict. Hagel and his Chinese counterpart, Defense Minister Chang Wanquan, aired their countries' views on the disputed islands, including those known as the Senkaku Islands by Japan and the Diaoyu Islands by China.