Combination photo shows two Chinese surveillance ships in the Scarborough Shoal, a small group of rocky formations contested by the Philippines and China, in the South China Sea

 
Combination photo shows two Chinese surveillance ships in the Scarborough Shoal, a small group of rocky formations contested by the Philippines and China, in the South China Sea
A combination photo shows two Chinese surveillance ships which sailed between a Philippine warship and eight Chinese fishing boats to prevent the arrest of any fishermen in the Scarborough Shoal, a small group of rocky formations whose sovereignty is contested by the Philippines and China, in the South China Sea, about 124 nautical miles off the main island of Luzon April 10, 2012. REUTERS/Philippine Navy Handout