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Negros Chronicle
NegrosChronicle.comFilpinos have every reason to be jubilant over the ruling, which further determ
NegrosChronicle.com
Negros Chronicle / Posted 15 hours ago
Filpinos have every reason to be jubilant over the ruling, which further determined that all of the land in the Spratly Islands chain are rocks, and are not islands. The genuine exercise of Philippine sovereignty over the West... Read more
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The Manila Times
Memo on the coming talks with ChinaWu Shengli, did not miss the opportunity to miss an opportunity. ‘We will never
Memo on the coming talks with China
The Manila Times / Posted 15 hours ago
Wu Shengli, did not miss the opportunity to miss an opportunity. ‘We will never stop our construction on the Nansha [Spratly] islands half way, no matter what country or person applies pressure,’ he said, referring to China’s controversial... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Experts predict no changes in China’s presence in South China Sea14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in H
Experts predict no changes in China’s presence in South China Sea
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in Hong Kong, points to what is now known as the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on a Japanese World War II era map purporting to support China’s claims to vast parts... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Real Secret of the South China SeaShoal, which is 1,500 km south of China but only over 100 km off Borneo. Scores
The Real Secret of the South China Sea
Op-Ed News / Posted yesterday
Shoal, which is 1,500 km south of China but only over 100 km off Borneo. Scores of maps copied Meichu's. Most included the Spratly Islands, but not James Shoal. The crucial fact is that Bai was the man who actually invented the "nine-dash line,"... Read more
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International Business Times
Beijing's ambassador to UK dubs South China Sea ruling 'a farce' amid maritime dispute tensions the "nine-dash line" which includes the Paracel and the Spratley Islands. A Ta
Beijing's ambassador to UK dubs South China Sea ruling 'a farce' amid maritime dispute tensions
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
the "nine-dash line" which includes the Paracel and the Spratley Islands. A Taiwanese fishing boat set sail to Itu Aba, in Spratly Islands, in protest against the international tribunal's ruling on the South China Sea dispute on 20 July... Read more
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Canberra Times
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP "Their voices are shouted down. It's happened before, it has happened in... Read more
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The Age
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP "Their voices are shouted down. It's happened before, it has happened in... Read more
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Brisbane Times
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP "Their voices are shouted down. It's happened before, it has happened in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP "Their voices are shouted down. It's happened before, it has happened in... Read more
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WA Today
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue
ASEAN statement on South China Sea 'shows weakness'
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
clout countries such as Vietnam, the Philippines and Indonesia had on the issue. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP "Their voices are shouted down. It's happened before, it has happened in... Read more
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Reuters
China asks U.S. to support resumption of talks with Philippineshas been aground since 1999 and became a Philippine military detachment on the
China asks U.S. to support resumption of talks with Philippines
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
has been aground since 1999 and became a Philippine military detachment on the disputed Second Thomas Shoal, part of the Spratly Islands, in the South China Sea March 29, 2014. BEIJING China's foreign minister has asked the U.S. secretary of... Read more
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The Economic Times
US, China hold NSA-level talks after South China Sea verdictdiffer with Beijing's claims and accuse China of illegally reclaiming land in c
US, China hold NSA-level talks after South China Sea verdict
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
differ with Beijing's claims and accuse China of illegally reclaiming land in contested areas to create artificial islands with facilities that could potentially be for military use. On July 15, Yang said the sovereignty issue is China's... Read more
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The Hindu
US, China hold NSA-level talks after South China Sea verdictdiffer with Beijing’s claims and accuse China of illegally reclaiming land in c
US, China hold NSA-level talks after South China Sea verdict
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
differ with Beijing’s claims and accuse China of illegally reclaiming land in contested areas to create artificial islands with facilities that could potentially be for military use. On July 15, Mr. Yang said the sovereignty issue is... Read more
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dna
China sets up South China Sea environment protection fundon some of them. China is also extending 4G mobile phone coverage to more part
China sets up South China Sea environment protection fund
dna / Posted 2 days ago
on some of them. China is also extending 4G mobile phone coverage to more parts of the South China Sea, including the Spratly Islands, the State Owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission said in a statement on its website on... Read more
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Reuters
China sets up South China Sea environment protection fundon some of them. China is also extending 4G mobile phone coverage to more part
China sets up South China Sea environment protection fund
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
on some of them. China is also extending 4G mobile phone coverage to more parts of the South China Sea, including the Spratly Islands, the State Owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission said in a statement on its website on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ASEAN avoids criticising Beijing over South China Seato escalate tensions in the region. At the heart of these disputes are a serie
ASEAN avoids criticising Beijing over South China Sea
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
to escalate tensions in the region. At the heart of these disputes are a series of barren islands in two groups - the Spratly Islands, off the coast of the Philippines, and the Paracel Islands, off the coasts of Vietnam and China.Both chains... Read more
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The Temasek Review
The truth about the South China Sea issue « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUSthen Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Van Dong officially acknowledged and confir
The truth about the South China Sea issue « Current Affairs « Opinion « TR EMERITUS
The Temasek Review / Posted 2 days ago
then Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Van Dong officially acknowledged and confirmed China’s sovereignty over the Paracel and Spratly islands with Chinese Premier Zhou En Lai. In fact in 1947 the KMT Republic of China had 291 islands , reefs and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Vietnam warns South China Sea is a ‘test’ of ASEANSea is a ‘test’ of ASEAN Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the
Vietnam warns South China Sea is a ‘test’ of ASEAN
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Sea is a ‘test’ of ASEAN Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
ASEAN foreign ministers fail to agree on S.China Sea during meeting in Laoswording for a paragraph on the South China Sea issue. A number of disputed isl
ASEAN foreign ministers fail to agree on S.China Sea during meeting in Laos
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
wording for a paragraph on the South China Sea issue. A number of disputed islands, including the Paracel Islands and the Spratly Islands, are located in the South China Sea. Beijing’s territorial claims to the Spratly Islands, known as the... Read more
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Reuters
ASEAN deadlocked on South China Sea after Cambodia blocks statementChinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Ree
ASEAN deadlocked on South China Sea after Cambodia blocks statement
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy... Read more
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Inquirier.net
SE Asia bloc pushes for South China Sea breakthrough14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in H
SE Asia bloc pushes for South China Sea breakthrough
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in Hong Kong, points to what is now known as the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on a Japanese World War II era map. An international arbitration panel has decided... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Ramos accepts Duterte offerthe West Philippine Sea after Philippine security forces discovered the first m
Ramos accepts Duterte offer
Manila Standard Today / Posted 4 days ago
the West Philippine Sea after Philippine security forces discovered the first military structures on Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in 1995. The government issued a formal protest over China’s occupation of the reef and the Philippine Navy... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Red line in ScarboroughIs China drawing the “red line” in the Spratlys? Is the United States ready to
Red line in Scarborough
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
Is China drawing the “red line” in the Spratlys? Is the United States ready to draw a “red line” in the Scarborough Shoal? Where is the Philippine “red line” in the South China Sea after the Arbitration Tribunal rulings favoring the Philippine claims... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bigger trade with China eyedChinese civilian aircraft conducted test landings at two new military-length ai
Bigger trade with China eyed
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Chinese civilian aircraft conducted test landings at two new military-length airstrips on reefs controlled by China in the Spratly Islands shortly after the arbitration ruling. And signaling Beijing’s plans to further stake its claim to contested... Read more
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Namibia Economist
My nationalism, and don’t you forget itWu Shengli, did not miss the opportunity to miss an opportunity. “We will never
My nationalism, and don’t you forget it
Namibia Economist / Posted 4 days ago
Wu Shengli, did not miss the opportunity to miss an opportunity. “We will never stop our construction on the Nansha [Spratly] islands half way, no matter what country or person applies pressure,” he said, referring to China’s controversial... Read more
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Reuters
Kerry to press ASEAN meeting to launch talks on South China Sea disputesChinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Ree
Kerry to press ASEAN meeting to launch talks on South China Sea disputes
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Cambodia blocking ASEAN consensus on S. China Sea: diplomaton S. China Sea: diplomat Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the
Cambodia blocking ASEAN consensus on S. China Sea: diplomat
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
on S. China Sea: diplomat Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Analysis: South China Sea ruling has so far fueled tensions14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in H
Analysis: South China Sea ruling has so far fueled tensions
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in Hong Kong, points to what is now known as the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on a Japanese World War II era map purporting to support China's claims to vast parts... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Analysis: South China Sea ruling has so far fueled tensions14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in H
Analysis: South China Sea ruling has so far fueled tensions
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in Hong Kong, points to what is now known as the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on a Japanese World War II era map purporting to support China’s claims to vast parts... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
South China Sea ruling has so far fueled tensions14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in H
South China Sea ruling has so far fueled tensions
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
14, 2016 file photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in Hong Kong, points to what is now known as the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on a Japanese World War II era map purporting to support China's claims to vast parts... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China divide and rule splits AseanThis May 11, 2015, file photo, shows land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the S
China divide and rule splits Asean
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
This May 11, 2015, file photo, shows land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. A landmark ruling on an arbitration case filed by the Philippines that seeks to strike down China’s expansive territorial claims in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Beijing flexes muscles, unveils new weapons after South China Sea verdictthis July 14 photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in Ho
Beijing flexes muscles, unveils new weapons after South China Sea verdict
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 days ago
this July 14 photo, Marcopolo Tam, a member of a pro-China business group in Hong Kong, points to what is now known as the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on a Japanese World War II era map purporting to support China's claims to vast parts... Read more
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Spot.ph
The West Philippine Sea is officially ours, and China is furiousby the government of the Republic of China since the 1940s. It fortified the ea
The West Philippine Sea is officially ours, and China is furious
Spot.ph / Posted 5 days ago
by the government of the Republic of China since the 1940s. It fortified the eastern country's now-illegal claim to the Spratly Islands Group. “Having found that certain areas are within the exclusive economic zone of the Philippines, the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Top Obama aide to take call for South China Sea calm to BeijingChinese civilian aircraft conducted test landings at two new military-length ai
Top Obama aide to take call for South China Sea calm to Beijing
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
Chinese civilian aircraft conducted test landings at two new military-length airstrips on reefs controlled by China in the Spratly Islands shortly after the arbitration ruling. And signalling Beijing’s plans to further stake its claim to contested... Read more
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Swissinfo
Top Obama aide to take call for South China Sea calm to BeijingChinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Ree
Top Obama aide to take call for South China Sea calm to Beijing
Swissinfo / Posted 5 days ago
Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy... Read more
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Reuters
Top Obama aide to take call for South China Sea calm to BeijingChinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Ree
Top Obama aide to take call for South China Sea calm to Beijing
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Beijing’s ‘new language’ hints at flexibility, cooperationwealth of other natural resources. FILE – This May 11, 2015, file photo, shows
Beijing’s ‘new language’ hints at flexibility, cooperation
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
wealth of other natural resources. FILE – This May 11, 2015, file photo, shows land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. (Ritchie B. Tongo/Pool Photo via AP, File) “China is ready to discuss with countries... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Canada says opposition not an excuse for disobeying sea rulingseas, as well as peaceful management and settlement of disputes. The arbitral
Canada says opposition not an excuse for disobeying sea ruling
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
seas, as well as peaceful management and settlement of disputes. The arbitral tribunal also ruled that China violated the UNCLOS upon constructing artificial islands in the Spratly Islands, which is part of the Philippines' exclusive economic... Read more
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Rappler
Pimentel files Senate resolution praising Aquino for win over Chinawithin the sea areas falling within the '9-dash line.'" The tribunal said that
Pimentel files Senate resolution praising Aquino for win over China
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
within the sea areas falling within the '9-dash line.'" The tribunal said that "all of the high-tide features in the Spratly Islands (including, for example, Itu Aba, Thitu, West York Island, Spratly Island, North-East Cay, South-West Cay)... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
This photo says so much about China's view of the South China Sea rulingrights. However, within a day of the ruling, China landed a civilian aircraft
This photo says so much about China's view of the South China Sea ruling
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
rights. However, within a day of the ruling, China landed a civilian aircraft on Mischief Reef — a tiny bit of land in the Spratly Islands that was found to belong entirely to the Philippines. Chinese state-run media published photos of the China... Read more
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Connecticut Post
This photo says so much about China's view of the South China Sea rulingrights. However, within a day of the ruling, China landed a civilian aircraft
This photo says so much about China's view of the South China Sea ruling
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
rights. However, within a day of the ruling, China landed a civilian aircraft on Mischief Reef — a tiny bit of land in the Spratly Islands that was found to belong entirely to the Philippines. Chinese state-run media published photos of the China... Read more
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Business Insider
This photo says so much about China's view of the South China Sea rulingSea. However, within a day of the ruling, China landed a civilian aircraft on
This photo says so much about China's view of the South China Sea ruling
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Sea. However, within a day of the ruling, China landed a civilian aircraft on Mischief Reef — a tiny bit of land in the Spratly Islands which was found to belong entirely to the Philippines. Chinese state-run media published photos of the China... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Post-arbitration geopolitical assessment on the South China Sea disputeit has been able to occupy, build up and construct military-grade facilities on
Post-arbitration geopolitical assessment on the South China Sea dispute
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
it has been able to occupy, build up and construct military-grade facilities on a network of seven disputed features in the Spratly Islands. These can be fully militarized within days and used to intimidate neighbors and complicate US operations in... Read more
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Brisbane Times
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Seawill buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Sea
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
will buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP It will also build four cruise liner docks in Sanya, a Chinese resort city... Read more
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WA Today
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Seawill buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Sea
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
will buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP It will also build four cruise liner docks in Sanya, a Chinese resort city... Read more
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The Age
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Seawill buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Sea
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
will buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP It will also build four cruise liner docks in Sanya, a Chinese resort city... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Seawill buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Sea
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
will buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP It will also build four cruise liner docks in Sanya, a Chinese resort city... Read more
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Canberra Times
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Seawill buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land
China eyes eight cruise ships to serve South China Sea
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
will buy between five and eight ships, the official China Daily reported. Land reclamation of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AP It will also build four cruise liner docks in Sanya, a Chinese resort city... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
China upset by U.S. Republican platform on South China Sea, Tibetin the South China Sea. Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the w
China upset by U.S. Republican platform on South China Sea, Tibet
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
in the South China Sea. Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided... Read more
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Reuters
China upset by U.S. Republican platform on South China Sea, TibetChinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Ree
China upset by U.S. Republican platform on South China Sea, Tibet
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea in this still image from video taken by a P-8A Poseidon surveillance aircraft provided by the United States Navy... Read more
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