The host tour operator on Hainan Sanya Benishine International Travel Co. Ltd made an official statement about the information about the explosion in the South China Sea. It was reported that allegedly near this popular Chinese resort, Hainan Island, a nuclear submarine exploded, which caused increased levels of radiation near Vietnam, Taiwan and China. This made many tourists worried.
– In connection with the latest news about the alleged explosions in the South China Sea, we contacted the Hainan provincial environmental surveillance service and the Hainan provincial government. In response to our inquiry, we were informed that there was no atomic explosion in the South China Sea. The only reliable information that the submarine coastal zone was near Parabelskiy Islands. The possession of these territories is claimed by both the controlling PRC and the Philippines, Vietnam, and Taiwan, the ship passed without incident. The information distributed in all Internet resources is not justified. The media refer to the only information received from a little-known American publication, but there is no official confirmation of the information distributed. The Chinese government has not confirmed the information about the explosion. At the moment, there is no threat of negative impact on the population of Hainan island in connection with media reports about the alleged explosion in the South China Sea, – said the company Sanya Benishine International Travel Co. Ltd.