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Zero Hedge
China Blames U.S. For Collapse In "Military Trust"in a region that should be strictly off limits to US presence. Meanwhile, repea
Zero Hedge / Posted 16 hours ago
in a region that should be strictly off limits to US presence. Meanwhile, repeatedly sailing destroyers within miles of the Spratly islands is taken as a deliberate provocation. In response, Dunford criticized Chinese intercepts of US fighter jets... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cayetano hit for dismissing Chinese presence near Pag-asaPhilippines' top diplomat earlier suggested that the presence of Chinese vessel
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 hours ago
Philippines' top diplomat earlier suggested that the presence of Chinese vessels near the second biggest island in the Spratly Islands should not be a cause of alarm. "It is disheartening to hear our own DFA secretary brushing aside the... Read more
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dna
Philippines says China agrees on no new expansion in South China Seaabout the Philippine comments, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunyin
dna / Posted yesterday
about the Philippine comments, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said China had sovereignty over the Spratly Islands and their nearby waters, and China would continue to dedicate itself to peacefully resolving the dispute... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Cayetano defends Chinese presence near Pag-asamiles north of Pag-asa Island. Pag-asa, a fifth class municipality in Palawan,
Pilipino Star / Posted yesterday
miles north of Pag-asa Island. Pag-asa, a fifth class municipality in Palawan, is the second biggest island in the Spratly Islands next to the Taiwanese-occupied Itu Aba. Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said that China should not be... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China sea row ‘a balancing act’been classified confidential or secret,” including the possibility of joint exp
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
been classified confidential or secret,” including the possibility of joint exploration and development in the disputed Spratly Islands. “I will assure you, any legal framework will conform with local laws and the Constitution,” Cayetano said.... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Sino ships seen in WPSenergy resources. The BBC reported last month that Vietnam had ordered Repsol S
Manila Standard Today / Posted 2 days ago
energy resources. The BBC reported last month that Vietnam had ordered Repsol SA, a Madrid-based oil-and-gas company, to halt activities in the South China Sea after China threatened to attack Vietnamese bases in the Spratly Islands. With Blo... Read more
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express
South China Sea: Vietnam capitulate to Chinese pressure over ship drilling for oilChina SeaWed, May 10, 2017Among the islands at the heart of territorial dispute
express / Posted 3 days ago
China SeaWed, May 10, 2017Among the islands at the heart of territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Subi Reef at Spratly Islands: Subi Reef has transformed from a single building and cranes on an artificial sand bank to what looks look a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US vows to challenge excessive sea claimsbuilt up by China in the South China Sea. The USS John S. McCain traveled clos
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
built up by China in the South China Sea. The USS John S. McCain traveled close to Mischief or Panganiban Reef in the Spratly Islands, among a string of islets, reefs and shoals. Headlines ( Article MRec ), pagematch: 1, sectionmatch:... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Perks extended also to 1,200 on duty in Sabah22 new posts will receive the incentive payment at rate of RM16 per day, simila
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 5 days ago
22 new posts will receive the incentive payment at rate of RM16 per day, similar to those assigned to offshore stations in Spratly Islands, South China Sea, and existing Op Pasir in the east coast of Sabah, Op Pejarak at Pulau Perak and Pulau Jarak... Read more
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The China Post
China's island building is continuing unabatedon work at these features, which has continued in recent months," it said."The
The China Post / Posted 6 days ago
on work at these features, which has continued in recent months," it said."The South China Sea doesn't only include the Spratly Islands, and for Vietnam, developments on the disputed Paracels are just as destabilising. Vietnam and all the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Palace: No objection to US destroyer’s passage near disputed reefMischief Reef, the international name for Panganiban Reef—which is claimed by t
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
Mischief Reef, the international name for Panganiban Reef—which is claimed by the Philippines but occupied by China—in the Spratly Islands. A US official said the destroyer was on a “routine” freedom of navigation exercise. Chinese foreign... Read more
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Canberra Times
South China Sea dispute: China sends warships after US freedom of navigation patrolout warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
out warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and warning it away from Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, which China calls the Nansha Islands, according to China's foreign ministry. China's Defence Ministry said... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
DFA disputes reclamation talein the Paracels as well as the official administrative capital of the three isl
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
in the Paracels as well as the official administrative capital of the three island chains it claims in the South China Sea (the Xishaor Paracel Islands, Nansha or Spratly Islands, and Zhongsha, encompassing Macclesfield Bank and Scarborough... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
China protests US warship near reefby China—on Thursday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US offic
Manila Standard Today / Posted 6 days ago
by China—on Thursday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighboring countries, including... Read more
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Daily Press
China warns North Korea: Go after the U.S., and you're on your ownin the South China Sea. The U.S. Navy destroyer, USS John S. McCain, traveled
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
in the South China Sea. The U.S. Navy destroyer, USS John S. McCain, traveled close to Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands on Thursday, in the third "freedom of navigation" exercise in the area conducted under the Trump... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
China warns North Korea: Go after the U.S., and you're on your ownin the South China Sea. The U.S. Navy destroyer, USS John S. McCain, traveled
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
in the South China Sea. The U.S. Navy destroyer, USS John S. McCain, traveled close to Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands on Thursday, in the third "freedom of navigation" exercise in the area conducted under the Trump... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
China warns North Korea: Go after the U.S., and you're on your ownin the South China Sea. The U.S. Navy destroyer, USS John S. McCain, traveled
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
in the South China Sea. The U.S. Navy destroyer, USS John S. McCain, traveled close to Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands on Thursday, in the third "freedom of navigation" exercise in the area conducted under the Trump... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
China warns North Korea: Go after the U.S., and you're on your ownin the South China Sea. The U.S. Navy destroyer, USS John S. McCain, traveled
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
in the South China Sea. The U.S. Navy destroyer, USS John S. McCain, traveled close to Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands on Thursday, in the third "freedom of navigation" exercise in the area conducted under the Trump... Read more
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International Business Times
Chinese warships 'jump into action' to warn US against South China Sea patrols near a disputed South China Sea island. The USS John S McCain came within 12 n
International Business Times / Posted 6 days ago
near a disputed South China Sea island. The USS John S McCain came within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, an artificial island that Beijing claims as its own. This is the third time that the US Navy has conducted a... Read more
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DW
South China Sea: China protests after US warship sails near island |sovereignty and security." The USS John S. McCain sailed within six nautical m
DW / Posted 6 days ago
sovereignty and security." The USS John S. McCain sailed within six nautical miles of Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands on Thursday as part of a "freedom of navigation operation," US officials told news agencies. "China is... Read more
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Brisbane Times
South China Sea dispute: China sends warships after US freedom of navigation patrolout warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
out warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and warning it away from Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, which China calls the Nansha Islands, according to China's foreign ministry. China's Defence Ministry said... Read more
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The Manila Times
Palace sees nothing ‘objectionable’ with US destroyer in South China Seawhile the US called it appropriate under international law. The reef is an arti
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
while the US called it appropriate under international law. The reef is an artificial island built by China in the Spratly Islands, known by China as the Nansha Islands. The US has criticized China’s construction of islands and build-up of... Read more
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WA Today
South China Sea dispute: China sends warships after US freedom of navigation patrolout warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and
WA Today / Posted 6 days ago
out warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and warning it away from Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, which China calls the Nansha Islands, according to China's foreign ministry. China's Defence Ministry said... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
South China Sea dispute: China sends warships after US freedom of navigation patrolout warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
out warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and warning it away from Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, which China calls the Nansha Islands, according to China's foreign ministry. China's Defence Ministry said... Read more
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The Age
South China Sea dispute: China sends warships after US freedom of navigation patrolout warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
out warships" with two missile frigates identifying the US naval destroyer and warning it away from Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, which China calls the Nansha Islands, according to China's foreign ministry. China's Defence Ministry said... Read more
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asianage
China protests after US warship sails near South China Seaby China on Thrusday as part of a "freedom of navigation" operation, a US offic
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
by China on Thrusday as part of a "freedom of navigation" operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighbouring countries. Speaking... Read more
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Aljazeera
China protests US ship near South China Sea islandisland in the disputed South China Sea. The USS John S McCain sailed within si
Aljazeera / Posted 7 days ago
island in the disputed South China Sea. The USS John S McCain sailed within six nautical miles of Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands on Thursday as part of a "freedom of navigation" operation, which prompted the Chinese navy to warn off the... Read more
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Perth Now
China challenges US warshipby China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US offic
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
by China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighbouring countries. WARSHIP... Read more
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dna
China protests after US warship sails near islandby China -- yesterday as part of a "freedom of navigation" operation, a US offi
dna / Posted 7 days ago
by China -- yesterday as part of a "freedom of navigation" operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighbouring... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines: US destroyer in Mischief Reef not objectionableJohn S. McCain recently sailed within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef, one o
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
John S. McCain recently sailed within 12 nautical miles of Mischief Reef, one of Beijing's artificial islands in the Spratly Islands. The Chinese Foreign Ministry expressed displease with the operation and said that they will bring up the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China protests after US warship sails near islandChina — on Thursday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US offici
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
China — on Thursday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighboring countries. Speaking... Read more
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Rappler
China protests after U.S. warship sails near islandThursday, August 10, as part of a "freedom of navigation" operation, a US offic
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
Thursday, August 10, as part of a "freedom of navigation" operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighboring countries. Speaking... Read more
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FOX Carolina
US destroyer in South China Sea called 'provocation' by Beijingsailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is a
FOX Carolina / Posted 7 days ago
sailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is an artificial island built by China in the Spratly Islands, known by China as the Nansha Islands. The operation occurred at an awkward and tense moment, amid the war... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
US destroyer in South China Sea called 'provocation' by Beijingsailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is a
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
sailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is an artificial island built by China in the Spratly Islands, known by China as the Nansha Islands. The operation occurred at an awkward and tense moment, amid the war... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
US destroyer in South China Sea called 'provocation' by Beijingsailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is a
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 days ago
sailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is an artificial island built by China in the Spratly Islands, known by China as the Nansha Islands. The operation occurred at an awkward and tense moment, amid the war... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
US destroyer in South China Sea called 'provocation' by Beijingsailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is a
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 7 days ago
sailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is an artificial island built by China in the Spratly Islands, known by China as the Nansha Islands. The operation occurred at an awkward and tense moment, amid the war... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
US destroyer in South China Sea called 'provocation' by Beijingsailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is a
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 7 days ago
sailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is an artificial island built by China in the Spratly Islands, known by China as the Nansha Islands. The operation occurred at an awkward and tense moment, amid the war... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China protests after US warship sails near island in South China SeaChina -- on Thursday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US offic
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
China -- on Thursday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighbouring... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
US destroyer in South China Sea called 'provocation' by Beijingsailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is a
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
sailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is an artificial island built by China in the Spratly Islands, known by China as the Nansha Islands. The operation occurred at an awkward and tense moment, amid the war... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
China challenges US warshipby China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US offic
Daily Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
by China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighbouring countries. WARSHIP... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
China challenges US warshipby China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US offic
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
by China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighbouring countries. WARSHIP... Read more
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Adelaide Now
China challenges US warshipby China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US offic
Adelaide Now / Posted 7 days ago
by China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighbouring countries. WARSHIP... Read more
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The Courier Mail
China challenges US warshipby China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US offic
The Courier Mail / Posted 7 days ago
by China — yesterday as part of a “freedom of navigation” operation, a US official said. The reef is part of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea, which is the scene of rival claims between China and neighbouring countries. WARSHIP... Read more
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Canberra Times
South China Sea: US freedom of navigation 'harmed' Chinaofficials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS John S. McCain trav
Canberra Times / Posted 7 days ago
officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS John S. McCain travelled close to Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, among a string of islets, reefs and shoals in the area. It was the third "freedom of navigation operation"... Read more
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WA Today
South China Sea: US freedom of navigation 'harmed' Chinaofficials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS John S. McCain trav
WA Today / Posted 7 days ago
officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS John S. McCain travelled close to Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, among a string of islets, reefs and shoals in the area. It was the third "freedom of navigation operation"... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
US Navy destroyer conducts operation in South China SeaUS officials told Reuters that the destroyer USS John S. McCain sailed close to
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
US officials told Reuters that the destroyer USS John S. McCain sailed close to the Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, where China has a territorial dispute with its neighbours. It was the third “freedom of navigation... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
South China Sea: US freedom of navigation 'harmed' Chinaofficials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS John S. McCain trav
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS John S. McCain travelled close to Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, among a string of islets, reefs and shoals in the area. It was the third "freedom of navigation operation"... Read more
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The Age
South China Sea: US freedom of navigation 'harmed' Chinaofficials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS John S. McCain trav
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, said the USS John S. McCain travelled close to Mischief Reef in the Spratly Islands, among a string of islets, reefs and shoals in the area. It was the third "freedom of navigation operation"... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
US destroyer in South China Sea called 'provocation' by Beijingsailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is a
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
sailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is an artificial island built by China in the Spratly Islands, known by China as the Nansha Islands. The operation occurred at an awkward and tense moment, amid the war... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
US destroyer in South China Sea called 'provocation' by Beijingsailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is a
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 7 days ago
sailed near Mischief Reef in a "freedom of navigation" operation. The reef is an artificial island built by China in the Spratly Islands, known by China as the Nansha Islands. The operation occurred at an awkward and tense moment, amid the war... Read more
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