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Armed Men Intercept Chinese Fishermen in South China Sea

China's state media say 11 Chinese fishermen are missing after their vessel was intercepted by armed men in the South China Sea. The official Xinhua news agency said several armed men forced their way onto the vessel early Tuesday close to the Half Moon Shoal in the Spratly Islands. Xinhua, which cited a Chinese fishing association, gave no information about the identity of the armed men. It says an investigation is under way to locate the men. Small-scale clashes involving...

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