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China refutes U.S. allegation of laser use in Djibouti

2018-05-04 22:35:00 (Beijing Time)         Xinhua


China's Ministry of National Defense Friday refuted the allegations that its base in Djibouti had pointed lasers at U.S. military aircraft there, saying it was in "complete contradiction to the facts."

"We have refuted the false accusations through official channels. The Chinese side has consistently abided by international law and the laws of the local country strictly, and is committed to safeguarding regional security and stability," said the ministry in a statement.