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The Manila Times
Duterte seeks maritime cooperation with VietnamRodrigo Duterte arrived in Vietnam Wednesday afternoon for a two-day visit, whe
Duterte seeks maritime cooperation with Vietnam
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
Rodrigo Duterte arrived in Vietnam Wednesday afternoon for a two-day visit, where talks would tackle the South China Sea row and cooperation against the illegal drug trade. In his departure speech at the Ninoy Aquino International... Read more
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Breitbart
Philippines' Duterte Will 'Cross the Rubicon with the United States'Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte announced a new initiative to deepen busi
Philippines' Duterte Will 'Cross the Rubicon with the United States'
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte announced a new initiative to deepen business ties with China and Russia as investors flee the nation, concerned that the ongoing war on drug traffickers is increasing instability in the country. In discussing... Read more
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Reuters
Singapore accuses Chinese paper of fabricating South China Sea storyChinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Ree
Singapore accuses Chinese paper of fabricating South China Sea story
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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Breitbart
Japan Scrambles Jets as China Sends 40 Warplanes into Shared StraitThe Chinese military conducted what it called a “routine” control that sent Jap
Japan Scrambles Jets as China Sends 40 Warplanes into Shared Strait
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
The Chinese military conducted what it called a “routine” control that sent Japanese jets scrambling Sunday over the East China Sea, with Japan warning that they are keeping an eye on the increasingly “expansive” activities of China’s military... Read more
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FOX News
Recent Developments Surrounding The South China SeaBEIJING – A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is
Recent Developments Surrounding The South China Sea
FOX News / Posted 5 days ago
BEIJING – A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for global commerce and rich in fish and potential oil and... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Warming of ties slows Beijing’s Panatag Shoal planBEIJING—China’s next big target for construction of an artificial island in the
Warming of ties slows Beijing’s Panatag Shoal plan
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
BEIJING—China’s next big target for construction of an artificial island in the South China Sea has long been assumed to be a cluster of rocks poking above sapphire waters near the Philippines. For several years, Chinese Coast Guard vessels and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Prospect of Philippine thaw slows China’s plans in South China Sea In a handout photo provided by the U.S. military, Chinese dredging vessels ar
Prospect of Philippine thaw slows China’s plans in South China Sea
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
In a handout photo provided by the U.S. military, Chinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China... Read more
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The Manila Times
Who is orchestrating the Obama-Duterte zarzuela?The Philippines is in the vortex of the heightening confrontation between the U
Who is orchestrating the Obama-Duterte zarzuela?
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
The Philippines is in the vortex of the heightening confrontation between the United States and China over dominance in the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea by Philippine reckoning, with much US encouragement, as a matter of course). Its natural... Read more
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Quartz
Japan and China’s maritime tensions in the South China Sea are resurfacing World War II-era woundsdefense ministry requested a record budget of about $51 billion for fiscal 2017
Japan and China’s maritime tensions in the South China Sea are resurfacing World War II-era wounds
Quartz / Posted 8 days ago
defense ministry requested a record budget of about $51 billion for fiscal 2017. At the top of its security worries: China’s maritime aggression. Japan has reason to worry. In both the East China Sea and South China Sea, Tokyo faces an... Read more
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Mashable
Taiwan wants Google Earth to blur its facilities in the South China SeaGoogle blur satellite images that appear to show military installations on Itu
Taiwan wants Google Earth to blur its facilities in the South China Sea
Mashable / Posted 9 days ago
Google blur satellite images that appear to show military installations on Itu Aba, a small island it holds in the South China Sea, Reuters has reported. Itu Aba, also known as Taiping Island, is Taiwan's only holding in the hotly-contested... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Here's What The Quants Are Missingtaking place. It's faded from the soundbite-driven bimbo-fronted news channels
Here's What The Quants Are Missing
Zero Hedge / Posted 13 days ago
taking place. It's faded from the soundbite-driven bimbo-fronted news channels now but do you remember the dispute between China and some of its neighbours: Brunei, Malaysia, Taiwan, and the Philippines earlier this year? When the Permanent Court... Read more
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The Washington Times
Japan to join U.S. in patrols of South China Sea, new defense minister saysJapan will increase its military presence in the South China Sea through a seri
Japan to join U.S. in patrols of South China Sea, new defense minister says
The Washington Times / Posted 15 days ago
Japan will increase its military presence in the South China Sea through a series of “training” patrols in support of the U.S. and its allies through the hotly-contested waterways, new Defense Minister Tomomi Inada told a Washington audience... Read more
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International Business Times
China and Vietnam pledge to set aside differences over South China SeaChina and Vietnam have vowed to set aside their differences over the South Chin
China and Vietnam pledge to set aside differences over South China Sea
International Business Times / Posted 18 days ago
China and Vietnam have vowed to set aside their differences over the South China Sea and instead strengthen bilateral ties. Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said both the countries must work together to maintain 'peace and stability' to contain regional... Read more
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The Washington Times
Cut the Gordian knot to end North Korea’s nuclear adventurismshould inform our strategy to cut the Gordian knot to ending North Korea’s nucl
Cut the Gordian knot to end North Korea’s nuclear adventurism
The Washington Times / Posted 19 days ago
should inform our strategy to cut the Gordian knot to ending North Korea’s nuclear adventurism. We should play the China card. China would agree to annex North Korea, remove Kim Jong-un from power, and to shutter its nuclear and missile... Read more
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Inquirier.net
IN THE KNOW: Joint Special Operations Task Force PhilippinesIN FEBRUARY last year, the Joint Special Operations Task Force Philippines (JSO
IN THE KNOW: Joint Special Operations Task Force Philippines
Inquirier.net / Posted 19 days ago
IN FEBRUARY last year, the Joint Special Operations Task Force Philippines (JSOTFP), a US-led antiterrorism group which provided training to Philippine security forces, was deactivated after 13 years in Mindanao. US soldiers numbering between 500... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaChinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea o
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 19 days ago
Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in "live-fire... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaChinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea o
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in "live-fire... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South Chi
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 19 days ago
(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaChinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea o
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in "live-fire... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaChinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea o
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
KTVZ Bend / Posted 19 days ago
Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in "live-fire... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaRelated content (CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 19 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South Chi
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaChinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea o
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 19 days ago
Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in "live-fire... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South Chi
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
Local 10 Miami / Posted 19 days ago
(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in... Read more
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News 8000
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaChinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea o
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
News 8000 / Posted 19 days ago
Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in "live-fire... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South Chi
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 19 days ago
(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South Chi
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 19 days ago
(CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in... Read more
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KECI Missoula
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaRelated content (CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaChinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea o
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 19 days ago
Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in "live-fire... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
China, Russia begin exercises in South China SeaChinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea o
China, Russia begin exercises in South China Sea
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 19 days ago
Chinese and Russian naval forces began joint exercises in the South China Sea on Monday, adding a new twist to ongoing tensions over Chinese island-building in the region. The eight-day exercises will highlight marine corps units in "live-fire... Read more
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DW
China and Russia start joint war games |China and Russia began eight days of joint naval exercises on Monday as the two
China and Russia start joint war games |
DW / Posted 19 days ago
China and Russia began eight days of joint naval exercises on Monday as the two nations moved to fortify military cooperation. While China has maintained that the maneuvers do not target any specific third parties, their South China Sea setting has... Read more
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Quartz
The “strategic triangle” that would allow Beijing to control the South China SeaOf all the potential flashpoints in the contested South China Sea, none is more
The “strategic triangle” that would allow Beijing to control the South China Sea
Quartz / Posted 19 days ago
Of all the potential flashpoints in the contested South China Sea, none is more nervously watched today than Scarborough Shoal, a large coral atoll with a reef-rimmed lagoon. It encompasses 58 sq mi (150 sq km) and lies less than 150 miles (241 km)... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Shelve sea dispute to save reefs’PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—As the Philippine and Chinese governments fight for contro
‘Shelve sea dispute to save reefs’
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—As the Philippine and Chinese governments fight for control over territories in the South China Sea, the sustainability of the waterway’s rich marine resources has become the silent casualty in the dispute, according to a marine... Read more
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Swissinfo
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin MondayChinese dredging vessels are purportedly seen in the waters around Mischief Ree
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin Monday
Swissinfo / Posted 20 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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WA Today
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin MondayBeijing: China and Russia will hold eight days of naval drills in the South Chi
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin Monday
WA Today / Posted 20 days ago
Beijing: China and Russia will hold eight days of naval drills in the South China Sea off southern China's Guangdong province starting from Monday, China's navy said. The exercises come at a time of heightened tension in the contested waters after... Read more
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The Age
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin MondayBeijing: China and Russia will hold eight days of naval drills in the South Chi
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin Monday
The Age / Posted 20 days ago
Beijing: China and Russia will hold eight days of naval drills in the South China Sea off southern China's Guangdong province starting from Monday, China's navy said. The exercises come at a time of heightened tension in the contested waters after... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin MondayBeijing: China and Russia will hold eight days of naval drills in the South Chi
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin Monday
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
Beijing: China and Russia will hold eight days of naval drills in the South China Sea off southern China's Guangdong province starting from Monday, China's navy said. The exercises come at a time of heightened tension in the contested waters after... Read more
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Canberra Times
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin MondayBeijing: China and Russia will hold eight days of naval drills in the South Chi
China, Russia naval drill in South China Sea to begin Monday
Canberra Times / Posted 20 days ago
Beijing: China and Russia will hold eight days of naval drills in the South China Sea off southern China's Guangdong province starting from Monday, China's navy said. The exercises come at a time of heightened tension in the contested waters after... Read more
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Pilipino Star
The Scarborough challengeTribunal in the Hague ruled that the waters around Scarborough Shoal lay within
The Scarborough challenge
Pilipino Star / Posted 21 days ago
Tribunal in the Hague ruled that the waters around Scarborough Shoal lay within the Economic Exclusive Zone of the Philippines and that Filipino fishermen possessed traditional fishing rights at the Shoal. China has chosen to reject the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Creation of marine park in South China Sea soughtMANILA, Philippines - Environmentalists are pushing for the creation of a marin
Creation of marine park in South China Sea sought
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Environmentalists are pushing for the creation of a marine peace park and sanctuary in the South China Sea. In a petition filed with the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Conservation Congress,... Read more
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New Kerala
India seeks 'strongest action' against state sponsors of terror ( - newkerala.com #116079against states that use terrorism as an instrument of state policy while outlin
India seeks 'strongest action' against state sponsors of terror ( - newkerala.com #116079
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
against states that use terrorism as an instrument of state policy while outlining India's principled stand on the South China Sea issue. "We need to target not only the terrorists, but also their entire supporting ecosystem," Modi said while... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
South China Sea: China building more islands?Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea?
South China Sea: China building more islands?
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 23 days ago
Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the Scarborough Shoal -- a small but strategic reef and... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
‘Don’t ignore South China Sea ruling’, Obama warns BeijingUNITED States President Barack Obama said Thursday that China could not ignore
‘Don’t ignore South China Sea ruling’, Obama warns Beijing
Asian Correspondent / Posted 23 days ago
UNITED States President Barack Obama said Thursday that China could not ignore the international tribunal ruling that nullified its claims over expansive territories in the South China Sea as it threatens regional security. The leader when speaking... Read more
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New Kerala
India seeks action against state sponsors of terror - newkerala.com #115988for those states that use terrorism as an instrument of state policy while outl
India seeks action against state sponsors of terror - newkerala.com #115988
New Kerala / Posted 23 days ago
for those states that use terrorism as an instrument of state policy while outlining India's principled stand on the South China Sea issue. "We need to target not only the terrorists, but also their entire supporting ecosystem," Modi said while... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
South China Sea: China building more islands?Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea?
South China Sea: China building more islands?
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 23 days ago
Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the Scarborough Shoal -- a small but strategic reef and... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
South China Sea: China building more islands?Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea?
South China Sea: China building more islands?
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 23 days ago
Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the Scarborough Shoal -- a small but strategic reef and... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
South China Sea: China building more islands?Related content (CNN) - Is China building more islands in the disputed waters
South China Sea: China building more islands?
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 23 days ago
Related content (CNN) - Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the Scarborough Shoal -- a small... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
South China Sea: China building more islands?(CNN) - Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South Chin
South China Sea: China building more islands?
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 23 days ago
(CNN) - Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the Scarborough Shoal -- a small but strategic... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
South China Sea: China building more islands?(CNN) - Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South Chin
South China Sea: China building more islands?
Local 10 Miami / Posted 23 days ago
(CNN) - Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the Scarborough Shoal -- a small but strategic... Read more
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News 8000
South China Sea: China building more islands?Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea?
South China Sea: China building more islands?
News 8000 / Posted 23 days ago
Is China building more islands in the disputed waters of the South China Sea? The Philippines military this week released images of Chinese ships it said were capable of dredging sand around the Scarborough Shoal -- a small but strategic reef and... Read more
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