22 Jun '16, 7am

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JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia's Foreign Minister on Wednesday (June 22) rejected China's stance that the two Asian nations have overlapping claims in the South China Sea, where there has been a run of skirmishes between Indonesian navy ships and Chinese vessels. China's Foreign Ministry on Monday said the two nations do not have any territorial disputes but there were some overlapping claims on "maritime rights and interests". "Our position is clear that claims can only be made on the basis of international law. For Indonesia, we don't have overlapping claims in any form in Indonesian waters with China," Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi told reporters when asked for a reaction to China's statement. Indonesia is not part of a broader regional dispute over China's reclamation activities in the South China Sea and Beijing's claims on swathes of key waterways. But Jak...

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