Editor's Note

Two years ago, on June 21, the city of Sansha was officially established in Hainan Province. The city administers the Xisha, Zhongsha and Nansha Islands and their surrounding waters in the South China Sea. Starting from June 16, CCTV-NEWS presents an eight-part series 'Looking South', which focuses on China’s southern-most territory in the South China Sea.

Looking South: Sansha 2 years on