Japan says 11 Chinese bombers and spy planes fly close to Okinawa

China warned Japan not to send warships to South China Sea or face consequences.

Japan's defense ministry said on the 27th, the morning of the Chinese army, including 11 early warning aircraft, including bombers, military aircraft overflew airspace southwest of Okinawa, after the inter-island of Okinawa and Miyako Island, arrived in the Pacific airspace return, Japanese warplanes alert.

Japanese Defense Ministry officials said, has not yet entered Japan's airspace, but the coming together of so many military aircraft are very rare, defense ministry is analyzing the Chinese intentions.