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China denies laser attack

China has denied pointing a laser at an Australian surveillance aircraft. The Foreign Ministry in Beijing said on Monday that the accusation was false; rather, the accused Chinese naval vessel had complied with international maritime law. Foreign Office spokesman Wang Wenbin then called on the Australian government to respect the “legitimate rights” of Chinese ships and stop “spreading false information about China.”

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