"China has begun to create land on Mischief Reef in Beijing's latest move to firm up its South China Sea claims."
"The Airbus imagery shows Tian Kai dredging a channel close to one of China's existing platforms in the reef, and depositing the spoil on the reef to create a landmass."
"Chinese media have also released satellite images suggesting China is beginning to create a landmass at Subi Reef, which is about 25 km southwest of the Philippine-occupied Thitu Island: Manila's only Spratly island to have an airstrip."
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