China’s national observatory continues to issue a blue alert morning for Typhoon Soulik, the region’s 19th typhoon this year.
Rescue crews are forced to retreat from a stricken Iranian oil tanker following an explosion on the ship.
Strong winds are hindering dozens of rescue boats locate missing sailors.
A tanker carrying Iranian oil and run by the country’s top oil shipping operator is ablaze.
Close-in surveillance of US military around China’s coastal areas a major problem between China and US.
Chinese fighter jets intercept a US surveillance plane over the East China Sea, one jet coming within 300 feet of the American aircraft.