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The Economic Times
China under pressure as Donald Trump gives US Navy more freedom in South China SeaBEIJING: US President Donald Trump approved a plan giving the country's navy gr
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
BEIJING: US President Donald Trump approved a plan giving the country's navy greater freedom in operating in the South China Sea and put pressure on China's efforts to enlarge its military presence by artificially building reefs and atolls in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US-Phl relations: The bigger picturemess” right now with the complicated security situation posed by North Korea an
Pilipino Star / Posted an hour ago
mess” right now with the complicated security situation posed by North Korea and of course, the territorial disputes in the South China Sea. The bigger picture for the United States is to keep US-Philippine relations, particularly its strategic... Read more
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express
Donald Trump to unveil world’s biggest warship amid naval tensions with China30,000 troops are taking part in biennial war games. Earlier this month, a US
express / Posted 6 hours ago
30,000 troops are taking part in biennial war games. Earlier this month, a US warship sailed near a disputed island in the South China Sea claimed by China, Taiwan and Vietnam on Sunday in an operation meant to challenge the competing claims of all... Read more
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express
World War 3? Tensions rise as Chinese SPY SHIP is spotted near US & Australian war gamescriticism from both the United States and Australia. Earlier this month, a US
express / Posted 9 hours ago
criticism from both the United States and Australia. Earlier this month, a US warship sailed near a disputed island in the South China Sea claimed by China, Taiwan and Vietnam on Sunday in an operation meant to challenge the competing claims of all... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino says dispute with China can't be fixed 'now na'Benigno Aquino III said there is no quick-fix solution to the Philippines' disp
Rappler / Posted 9 hours ago
Benigno Aquino III said there is no quick-fix solution to the Philippines' dispute with China over the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea), as it is crucial to be "reasonable" about the issue. Referring to China, Aquino said, "You will not want... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Australia says Chinese spy ship near war gamestaking part in biennial war games, which end in late July. China's growing mil
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 hours ago
taking part in biennial war games, which end in late July. China's growing military presence, particularly in the disputed South China Sea, has raised tensions with regional neighbours and drawn criticism from both the United States and... Read more
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The Star
Australia says Chinese spy ship near war gamestaking part in biennial war games, which end in late July. China's growing mil
The Star / Posted 14 hours ago
taking part in biennial war games, which end in late July. China's growing military presence, particularly in the disputed South China Sea, has raised tensions with regional neighbours and drawn criticism from both the United States and... Read more
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Reuters
Australia says Chinese spy ship near war gamestaking part in biennial war games, which end in late July. China's growing mil
Reuters / Posted 15 hours ago
taking part in biennial war games, which end in late July. China's growing military presence, particularly in the disputed South China Sea, has raised tensions with regional neighbours and drawn criticism from both the United States and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Aggressive': Chinese spy ship monitors Australia-US war gamesChina has been in the past but it is not unheard of in the history of naval aff
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 hours ago
China has been in the past but it is not unheard of in the history of naval affairs." The move comes as tensions in the South China Sea remain high. China has criticised the US for sailing in the area, but Australia has generally been less... Read more
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WA Today
'Aggressive': Chinese spy ship monitors Australia-US war gamesChina has been in the past but it is not unheard of in the history of naval aff
WA Today / Posted 16 hours ago
China has been in the past but it is not unheard of in the history of naval affairs." The move comes as tensions in the South China Sea remain high. China has criticised the US for sailing in the area, but Australia has generally been less... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Aggressive': Chinese spy ship monitors Australia-US war gamesChina has been in the past but it is not unheard of in the history of naval aff
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 hours ago
China has been in the past but it is not unheard of in the history of naval affairs." The move comes as tensions in the South China Sea remain high. China has criticised the US for sailing in the area, but Australia has generally been less... Read more
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The Age
'Aggressive': Chinese spy ship monitors Australia-US war gamesChina has been in the past but it is not unheard of in the history of naval aff
The Age / Posted 16 hours ago
China has been in the past but it is not unheard of in the history of naval affairs." The move comes as tensions in the South China Sea remain high. China has criticised the US for sailing in the area, but Australia has generally been less... Read more
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asianage
Sikkim row: Sushma lying, says Chinese daily, claims India will lose if there's warsecurity. We have the law and right on our side," she said about India's positi
asianage / Posted yesterday
security. We have the law and right on our side," she said about India's position. The issue of China's presence in the South China Sea was also countered by Swaraj, who said, "There is no threat to India from Beijing in terms of sea... Read more
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New Kerala
China not only bullying India but rest of world: newkerala news #255964are with India on the Dokhlam plateau stand-off. Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
are with India on the Dokhlam plateau stand-off. Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma raised the issue of presence of China in the South China Sea, to which Sushma countered by saying there is no threat to India from Beijing as she "cannot say China is... Read more
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New Kerala
Sushma Swaraj lied in Indian Parliament over Doklam row: Chinese media - newkerala news #256149security. We have the law and right on our side," she said about India's positi
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
security. We have the law and right on our side," she said about India's position. The issue of China's presence in the South China Sea was also countered by Swaraj, who said, "There is no threat to India from Beijing in terms of sea... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Provocative' act: Chinese spy ship rattles US-Australian war gamesthe trip, General Wei Liang "exchanged views on regional security issues" inclu
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
the trip, General Wei Liang "exchanged views on regional security issues" including the territorial dispute in the South China Sea. Photo: China can expect its action to "come back as a message in force from Australia and other countries",... Read more
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dna
Doklam Stand- China's Global Times accuses Sushma Swaraj of 'lying to parliamentarians'of the Parliament Monsoon Session. Congress' Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma rake
dna / Posted yesterday
of the Parliament Monsoon Session. Congress' Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma raked up the issue of presence of China on the South China sea, to which Sushma countered saying there is no threat to India from Beijing as she "cannot say China is... Read more
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Breitbart
WATCH: Arabian Fights – Saudi Prince Arrested After Viral Video Shows Him Beating Civiliansby Trump Victory, Nationalist ‘Political Earthquakes’ EXCLUSIVE: Trump’s Penta
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
by Trump Victory, Nationalist ‘Political Earthquakes’ EXCLUSIVE: Trump’s Pentagon Plans to Challenge Chinese Claims in South China Sea Food Stamp Use Falls to Lowest Level in Seven Years Race for Young Republican Chair Shows Divisions Between... Read more
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Breitbart
‘I Want to Die for Allah’ Shouted Migrant Who Stabbed Police Officerby Trump Victory, Nationalist ‘Political Earthquakes’ EXCLUSIVE: Trump’s Penta
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
by Trump Victory, Nationalist ‘Political Earthquakes’ EXCLUSIVE: Trump’s Pentagon Plans to Challenge Chinese Claims in South China Sea Food Stamp Use Falls to Lowest Level in Seven Years Race for Young Republican Chair Shows Divisions Between... Read more
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Breitbart
EXCLUSIVE: Trump’s Pentagon Plans to Challenge Chinese Claims in South China SeaTrump approved a Pentagon plan this year that will require regular challenges t
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
Trump approved a Pentagon plan this year that will require regular challenges to China’s excessive maritime claims in the South China Sea, Breitbart News has learned. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis sent the plan to the White House in April that... Read more
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SKY News
Johnson tells Japan: We're with you on N Koreaties with China have been strained due to a dispute over a group of uninhabited
SKY News / Posted yesterday
ties with China have been strained due to a dispute over a group of uninhabited islets in the East China Sea while, in the South China Sea, China's construction of artificial islands and military deployments has unnerved its neighbours. Mr... Read more
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Salon.com
The demolition of U.S. global powerKorea, with no lasting successes in its post-9/11 wars, and with tensions risin
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
Korea, with no lasting successes in its post-9/11 wars, and with tensions rising from the Persian Gulf and Syria to the South China Sea and the Koreas, the possibilities for a disastrous military crisis abroad seem almost unending. So let me... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
China Has Opened a Military Base in Djibouti.it simultaneously offered a clear message about China's growing ability to back
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
it simultaneously offered a clear message about China's growing ability to back-up its claims to territory in the South China Sea with force and it communicated Chinese strength to the people of Hong Kong with its visit. But the Liaoning... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
China's foreign minister to visit Manila on Tuesdayto forge stronger economic ties, the Duterte administration has decided not to
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
to forge stronger economic ties, the Duterte administration has decided not to press China on territorial disputes over the South China Sea despite the Philippines' resounding victory last year at an international tribunal over Beijing's extensive... Read more
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express
Boris Johnson: ‘We stand shoulder to shoulder with Japan against North Korea’forms of challenges such as North Korea's nuclear and missile development and w
express / Posted yesterday
forms of challenges such as North Korea's nuclear and missile development and what's happening in the East China Sea and South China Sea," Mr Kishida told the same news conference. North Korea celebrates the launch of new intercontinental... Read more
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dna
Britain stands shoulder to shoulder with Japan to stop North Korea's persistent violations, says Boris Johnsonforms of challenges such as North Korea's nuclear and missile development and w
dna / Posted yesterday
forms of challenges such as North Korea's nuclear and missile development and what's happening in the East China Sea and South China Sea," Kishida told the same news conference. "Secretary Johnson and I agreed that Japan and Britain will... Read more
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Rappler
Top China diplomat Wang Yi to visit Philippinesthe Philippines on July 12 marked the first anniversary of its legal victory ag
Rappler / Posted yesterday
the Philippines on July 12 marked the first anniversary of its legal victory against China over the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea), which President Rodrigo Duterte downplays to boost economic ties with China. (READ: Rally world around... Read more
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Business Standard India
Doklam row: India should not respond in China's language, says Shyam Saransecurity. We have the law and right on our side," she said about India's positi
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
security. We have the law and right on our side," she said about India's position. The issue of China's presence in the South China Sea was also countered by Swaraj, who said, "There is no threat to India from Beijing in terms of sea... Read more
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asianage
China not only bullying India but rest of world: BJP leaderare with India on the Doklam plateau standoff. Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma ra
asianage / Posted yesterday
are with India on the Doklam plateau standoff. Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma raised the issue of presence of China in the South China Sea, to which Sushma countered by saying there is no threat to India from Beijing as she "cannot say China is... Read more
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Reuters
Britain stands shoulder to shoulder with Japan on North Koreaforms of challenges such as North Korea's nuclear and missile development and w
Reuters / Posted yesterday
forms of challenges such as North Korea's nuclear and missile development and what's happening in the East China Sea and South China Sea," Kishida told the same news conference. "Secretary Johnson and I agreed that Japan and Britain will... Read more
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New Kerala
Doklam Impasse: India should not engage China in 'tit for tat' response, says Shyam Saran - newkerala news #255924security. We have the law and right on our side," she said about India's positi
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
security. We have the law and right on our side," she said about India's position. The issue of China's presence in the South China Sea was also countered by Swaraj, who said, "There is no threat to India from Beijing in terms of sea... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Leadershipitself. Because of the Duterte government’s conscious inaction about China’s il
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
itself. Because of the Duterte government’s conscious inaction about China’s illegal manoeuvres and militarization of the South China Sea, the handling of the Philippines’ claims has become much more than a territorial, legal or diplomatic... Read more
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The Economic Times
How China cleverly managed to play both instigator and victim in the Doklam stand-offNations (Asean) divided for years, never allowing a consensus to emerge on a ‘c
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
Nations (Asean) divided for years, never allowing a consensus to emerge on a ‘code of conduct’ for settling disputes in the South China Sea. In China’s worldview, no one has the same rights and privileges it does. Not for nothing does China call... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sikkim standoff may be prolonged, needs proper handling: Shyam Sarana war if New Delhi did not buckle. Saran said that the Chinese strategy was pa
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
a war if New Delhi did not buckle. Saran said that the Chinese strategy was part of a mind game also seen in the South China Sea where through incremental activity, it slowly changed the facts on the ground and established a permanent... Read more
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The Hill
In outer space, the US is vulnerable to China and Russiathe potential for U.S. intervention in regions that they view as their geopolit
The Hill / Posted yesterday
the potential for U.S. intervention in regions that they view as their geopolitical spheres of influence — for Beijing, the South China Sea and Taiwan Strait and for Russia, the Near Abroad. The ability to deny the United States its use of critical... Read more
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The Manila Times
Del Rosario anti-China ‘think tank’ allied with US lobby group, and backed by Philex Salim/MVPAquino’s foreign affairs secretary, Alberto del Rosario, who pushed for the int
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
Aquino’s foreign affairs secretary, Alberto del Rosario, who pushed for the international suit against China over the South China Sea disputes, is now openly linked to a US think tank and lobby group, the Washington-based Bower Group... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Singapore's value to the United States lies in its location: US ambassador nominee KT McFarlandworld’s largest transshipment port." "Singapore is also the security gateway b
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
world’s largest transshipment port." "Singapore is also the security gateway between East and West as the entrance to the South China Sea," she added. And when it comes to dealing with security issues with North Korea, growing Chinese military... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sikkim: China wants to unilaterally change tri-junction status, says Swarajof the region, including in the vicinity of India's maritime boundary. She sai
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
of the region, including in the vicinity of India's maritime boundary. She said India's policy is very clear on the South China Sea that there should be freedom of navigation and commerce should be unimpeded. "If there are any differences,... Read more
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Breitbart
WINNING: Five Pentagon Successes Under President Trumpof Senate-confirmed appointees at the Pentagon to six, out of 22 nominations so
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
of Senate-confirmed appointees at the Pentagon to six, out of 22 nominations so far. 5. Trump Challenging China in the South China Sea President Trump has begun to challenge China in the South China Sea, sending the U.S. military to sail or... Read more
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New Kerala
Communications between India, China never ceased, never broken: newkerala news #255761are with us," Sushma said in the Rajya Sabha. Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma rai
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
are with us," Sushma said in the Rajya Sabha. Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma raised the issue of presence of China in the South China Sea, to which Sushma countered by saying there is no threat to India from Beijing as she "cannot say China is... Read more
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New Kerala
PM Modi needs to propose steps, assure country on China: newkerala news #255741of the Parliament Monsoon Session. Congress' Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma rake
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
of the Parliament Monsoon Session. Congress' Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma raked up the issue of presence of China on the South China sea, to which Sushma countered saying there is no threat to India from Beijing as she "cannot say China is... Read more
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New Kerala
Nations with India on Doklam stand-off: Sushma Swaraj in RS - newkerala news #255696of the Parliament Monsoon Session. Congress' Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma rake
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
of the Parliament Monsoon Session. Congress' Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma raked up the issue of presence of China on the South China sea, to which Sushma countered saying there is no threat to India from Beijing as she "cannot say China is... Read more
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asianage
All nations including Bhutan with India on Sikkim standoff: Sushma in RSof the Parliament Monsoon Session. Congress' Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma rake
asianage / Posted 2 days ago
of the Parliament Monsoon Session. Congress' Chattisgarh MP Chhaya Sharma raked up the issue of presence of China on the South China sea, to which Sushma countered saying there is no threat to India from Beijing as she "cannot say China is... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Parliament monsoon session Day 4 Live: Sushma Swaraj says all countries with India on the Sikkim standoff with ChinaBhutan, are with us: Swaraj 12:30pm: Congress’ Chattisgarh MP Chayya Sharma br
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
Bhutan, are with us: Swaraj 12:30pm: Congress’ Chattisgarh MP Chayya Sharma brings up the issue of Chinese presence on the South China Sea, which is allegedly impacting trade. Swaraj claims that although China is increasing its maritime presence,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
'Ban Viet fishing boats' callvessels operating with permit, with another 20 to 30 illegal ones from about 15
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 2 days ago
vessels operating with permit, with another 20 to 30 illegal ones from about 150- tonne capacity coming just across the South China Sea from Vietnam. He revealed that Sabah has two local companies with deep-sea fishing resources. Nevertheless,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Albright avoids remarks that will provoke Dutertethe United States was “deeply concerned” over China’s construction of artificia
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
the United States was “deeply concerned” over China’s construction of artificial islands and military facilities in the South China Sea, countries in the region, including the United States, had to do a “balancing act because we all recognize... Read more
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The Washington Times
Inside the Ring: Military building for info warfareoperations have involved efforts to play down or ignore Chinese efforts to take
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
operations have involved efforts to play down or ignore Chinese efforts to take control of strategic waterways like the South China Sea and the East China Sea. To counter China’s high-tech military buildup, Gen. Selva said the U.S. military is... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Dangerous, but solvable, ‘hot spots’following contested areas: –The Spratlys, claimed by the Philippines, China, V
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
following contested areas: –The Spratlys, claimed by the Philippines, China, Vietnam, Malaysia, Brunei and Taiwan in the South China Sea through which more than 50 percent of global shipping pass; and the Paracel isles, claimed by both China and... Read more
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The Hindu
Privacy, Panamagate and pay hikes - top stories for todaytroops from the Doklam plateau as a precondition for negotiations is consistent
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
troops from the Doklam plateau as a precondition for negotiations is consistent with its position on Tibet, Taiwan or the South China Sea — areas of hyper-sensitivity, where Beijing perceives that its “territorial sovereignty” is at stake.Shastri... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Plastic Free July: What YOU Can Do to Reduce Plastics Wastefor The National. The world is now drowning in plastics— something I was remin
Naked Capitalism / Posted 3 days ago
for The National. The world is now drowning in plastics— something I was reminded of just last week, while diving in the South China Sea, around Whale Island, off the coast of Vietnam. Despite Vietnam’s decision to recognize and protect this... Read more
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