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The Wilmington Star-News
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) � China's military has dispatched ships and planes � even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted a minute ago
BEIJING (AP) � China's military has dispatched ships and planes � even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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Salon.com
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) — China’s military has dispatched ships and planes — even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
Salon.com / Posted 9 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) — China’s military has dispatched ships and planes — even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it’s deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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Island Packet
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsChina's military has dispatched ships and planes — even constructed new islands
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
Island Packet / Posted 14 minutes ago
China's military has dispatched ships and planes — even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of patriotic anthems Song... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 16 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 16 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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Daily Herald
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING -- China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
Daily Herald / Posted 17 minutes ago
BEIJING -- China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of patriotic... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 18 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 19 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 20 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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KXXV Waco
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
KXXV Waco / Posted 24 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 25 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 32 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 48 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
WSMV Nashville / Posted 48 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 53 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 58 minutes ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claimsBEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even construc
After ships and planes, Chinese singers assert sea claims
Hawaii News Now / Posted an hour ago
BEIJING (AP) - China's military has dispatched ships and planes - even constructed new islands to assert its maritime claims. Now it's deploying a new set of tools to uphold Chinese sovereignty: Magicians, singers and actors. Famed singer of... Read more
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Denver Post
China military singer performs on South China Sea islandBEIJING (AP) — China's military this week sent a famed singer of patriotic anth
China military singer performs on South China Sea island
Denver Post / Posted 2 hours ago
BEIJING (AP) — China's military this week sent a famed singer of patriotic anthems to perform before navy officers and construction workers on a newly created island in a disputed section of the South China Sea, underscoring its growing confidence in... Read more
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Brandon Sun
China military singer performs on South China Sea islandBEIJING, China - China's military this week sent a famed singer of patriotic an
China military singer performs on South China Sea island
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 hours ago
BEIJING, China - China's military this week sent a famed singer of patriotic anthems to perform before navy officers and construction workers on a newly created island in a disputed section of the South China Sea, underscoring its growing confidence... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
The Philippine election could shake up rising tiger's economyThe Philippines is heading to a presidential election on May 9 that's likely to
The Philippine election could shake up rising tiger's economy
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 hours ago
The Philippines is heading to a presidential election on May 9 that's likely to shape geopolitics in the region and determine whether one of Asia's oldest democracies can sustain its economic turnaround. Once Asia's "sick man," the nation of 101... Read more
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International Business Times
South China Sea: Beijing using 'fishing militia' to expand presence in disputed waters China is using a fleet of fishing boats to conduct maritime exercises in disput
South China Sea: Beijing using 'fishing militia' to expand presence in disputed waters
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
China is using a fleet of fishing boats to conduct maritime exercises in disputed waters in the South China Sea, a report says. Military-trained fishermen are deployed on tiny boats from Hainan Island to gather information on foreign vessels sailing... Read more
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Daily Herald
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and w
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and weaker neighbors that all lay claim to islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters rich in fish and potential gas and oil reserves. China's recent construction of artificial... Read more
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Inquirier.net
South China Sea Watch: Will China build on disputed shoal?display placards during their rally outside the Chinese Consulate at the financ
South China Sea Watch: Will China build on disputed shoal?
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
display placards during their rally outside the Chinese Consulate at the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila, Philippines to accuse poaching by Chinese fishermen at the disputed Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea. The South China... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and w
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and weaker neighbors that all lay claim to islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters rich in fish and potential gas and oil reserves. China's recent construction of artificial... Read more
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The Economic Times
South China Sea: Will China build on disputed shoal?Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and w
South China Sea: Will China build on disputed shoal?
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and weaker neighbors that all lay claim to islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters rich in fish and potential gas and oil reserves. China's recent construction of artificial... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and w
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and weaker neighbors that all lay claim to islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters rich in fish and potential gas and oil reserves. China's recent construction of artificial... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and w
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and weaker neighbors that all lay claim to islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters rich in fish and potential gas and oil reserves. China's recent construction of artificial... Read more
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ABC News
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China Build on Disputed Shoal?Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and w
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China Build on Disputed Shoal?
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and weaker neighbors that all lay claim to islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters rich in fish and potential gas and oil reserves. China's recent construction of artificial... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and w
SOUTH CHINA SEA WATCH: Will China build on disputed shoal?
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 2 days ago
Tensions in the South China Sea are rising, pitting China against smaller and weaker neighbors that all lay claim to islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters rich in fish and potential gas and oil reserves. China's recent construction of artificial... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
A New (Maritime) Mission for Old A-10 Warthogs?Just to the south of China, there's a body of water conveniently named the "Sou
A New (Maritime) Mission for Old A-10 Warthogs?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
Just to the south of China, there's a body of water conveniently named the "South China Sea." According to international law, it's open and free to passage by anyone who wants to use it. From China's perspective, though, if it's got China's name on... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
China trains ‘fishing militia’ to sail into disputed South China Sea watersin this tiny port town on Hainan island is getting everything from military tra
China trains ‘fishing militia’ to sail into disputed South China Sea waters
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
in this tiny port town on Hainan island is getting everything from military training and subsidies to even fuel and ice as China creates an increasingly sophisticated fishing militia to sail into the disputed South China Sea. The training and... Read more
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Air Force Times
As regional tensions grow, Japan will house new U.S. special operations aircraftof 10 CV-22 Ospreys to a base in Japan, where they will be on the frontlines of
As regional tensions grow, Japan will house new U.S. special operations aircraft
Air Force Times / Posted 3 days ago
of 10 CV-22 Ospreys to a base in Japan, where they will be on the frontlines of the United States’ mounting standoff with China and North Korea. The first three tilt-rotor aircraft are expected to arrive at Yokota Air Base, just west of Tokyo, in... Read more
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Swissinfo
China trains 'fishing militia' to sail into disputed watersBy Megha Rajagopalan BAIMAJING, China (Reuters) - The fishing fleet based in t
China trains 'fishing militia' to sail into disputed waters
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
By Megha Rajagopalan BAIMAJING, China (Reuters) - The fishing fleet based in this tiny port town on Hainan island is getting everything from military training and subsidies to even fuel and ice as China creates an increasingly sophisticated fishing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China trains 'fishing militia' to sail into disputed watersBAIMAJING, China: The fishing fleet based in this tiny port town on Hainan isla
China trains 'fishing militia' to sail into disputed waters
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
BAIMAJING, China: The fishing fleet based in this tiny port town on Hainan island is getting everything from military training and subsidies to even fuel and ice as China creates an increasingly sophisticated fishing militia to sail into the disputed... Read more
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The Star
China trains 'fishing militia' to sail into disputed watersBAIMAJING, China (Reuters) - The fishing fleet based in this tiny port town on
China trains 'fishing militia' to sail into disputed waters
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
BAIMAJING, China (Reuters) - The fishing fleet based in this tiny port town on Hainan island is getting everything from military training and subsidies to even fuel and ice as China creates an increasingly sophisticated fishing militia to sail into... Read more
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Reuters
China trains 'fishing militia' to sail into disputed watersboats with Chinese national flags are seen at a harbour in Tanmen, Hainan provi
China trains 'fishing militia' to sail into disputed waters
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
boats with Chinese national flags are seen at a harbour in Tanmen, Hainan province, April 5, 2016. BAIMAJING, China The fishing fleet based in this tiny port town on Hainan island is getting everything from military training and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Nations must resist China's maritime flexing, Australian think-tank saysThe professionalism displayed by China's navy in some of the world's most conte
Nations must resist China's maritime flexing, Australian think-tank says
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
The professionalism displayed by China's navy in some of the world's most contested seas is masking an underlying challenge to the existing order in the East China Sea and South China Sea that must be resisted, according to a report by an Australian... Read more
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Zero Hedge
In Latest US-China Escalation, Beijing Denies US Aircraft Carrier Access To Hong Kong PortWorld War II. Towards the end of 1946, the Chinese government sent a naval task
In Latest US-China Escalation, Beijing Denies US Aircraft Carrier Access To Hong Kong Port
Zero Hedge / Posted 4 days ago
World War II. Towards the end of 1946, the Chinese government sent a naval task force consisting of four warships to the Spratlys and Paracels to execute demonstrative possessor acts on the spot. The task force sailed from Guangdong (Canton) on... Read more
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Breitbart
Philippines Presidential Frontrunner Promises Viagra Use, ‘Bloody’ Presidency“Relax. I am not the man portrayed to be by some,” Philippines presidential fro
Philippines Presidential Frontrunner Promises Viagra Use, ‘Bloody’ Presidency
Breitbart / Posted 4 days ago
“Relax. I am not the man portrayed to be by some,” Philippines presidential frontrunner and Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte told a room full of business leaders before offering details of his Viagra use and vowing a “bloody” presidency. Speaking... Read more
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The Hindu
Security posture: China ‘won’t allow’ a Korean warPresident Xi Jinping says Beijing wants to play a leading role in maintaining p
Security posture: China ‘won’t allow’ a Korean war
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
President Xi Jinping says Beijing wants to play a leading role in maintaining peace in Asia China on Thursday asserted that it will not allow the breakout of a conflict on the Korean Peninsula and signalled its readiness to play a leading role in... Read more
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The Manila Times
Scarborough as new SChina Sea flashpointApril 29, 2016 12:23 am When China stealthily took Panatag Shoal or Bajo de Ma
Scarborough as new SChina Sea flashpoint
The Manila Times / Posted 5 days ago
April 29, 2016 12:23 am When China stealthily took Panatag Shoal or Bajo de Masinloc (also called Scarborough Shoal) from the Philippines in 2012, we could only grit our teeth in anger and disbelief. Now, the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
FULL TEXT: INQ & A with vice presidential candidate Leni Robredoit again, ask a question from him again, @XpeanutgalleryX, “A lot of kids like
FULL TEXT: INQ & A with vice presidential candidate Leni Robredo
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
it again, ask a question from him again, @XpeanutgalleryX, “A lot of kids like Leni, what can she tell these kids that the Philippines do not need K-12?” LR: Ako eh, it’s necessary for us to be able to compete with the other countries. We’re the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Storm clouds gather over South China Sea ahead of key UN rulingBEIJING — A summer storm is brewing in the South China Sea. Evidence appears t
Storm clouds gather over South China Sea ahead of key UN ruling
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
BEIJING — A summer storm is brewing in the South China Sea. Evidence appears to be mounting that China is pondering another bout of island-building in the South China Sea, and the United States administration and military is already on the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US sees Panatag Shoal as new flashpoint in South China Sea A new potential flashpoint has emerged in the standoff between China and the
US sees Panatag Shoal as new flashpoint in South China Sea
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
A new potential flashpoint has emerged in the standoff between China and the US over disputed areas of the South China Sea amid concerns that Beijing is considering expanding the area where... Read more
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The Manila Times
Obama accuses China of child-like behavior over South China SeaApril 27, 2016 6:47 pm NEW DELHI: US President Barack Obama has said China has
Obama accuses China of child-like behavior over South China Sea
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
April 27, 2016 6:47 pm NEW DELHI: US President Barack Obama has said China has tended to behave as “the biggest kids around here” in its maritime disputes with other nations over the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
US sees new flashpoint in South China Sea A new potential flashpoint has emerged in the standoff between China and the
US sees new flashpoint in South China Sea
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
A new potential flashpoint has emerged in the standoff between China and the US over disputed areas of the South China Sea amid concerns that Beijing is considering expanding the area where it is seeking to... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Australia And the South China SeaThe countries littoral to the South China Sea have taken steps to create a fram
Australia And the South China Sea
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
The countries littoral to the South China Sea have taken steps to create a framework for peaceful resolution of territorial maritime disputes arising out of various South China Sea claims made by all the countries affected. Perhaps needless to say,... Read more
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International Business Times
Japanese destroyer arrives in Philippines amid South China Sea tensions A Japanese warship has docked in a Philippine port after sailing close to dispu
Japanese destroyer arrives in Philippines amid South China Sea tensions
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
A Japanese warship has docked in a Philippine port after sailing close to disputed waters in the South China Sea, according to reports. The Hyuga-class helicopter carrier JS Ise docked in Subic Bay on 26 April – the second time in a month that... Read more
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Market Watch
New U.S.-China flashpoint emerges in South China SeaA new potential flashpoint has emerged in the standoff between China and the U.
New U.S.-China flashpoint emerges in South China Sea
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
A new potential flashpoint has emerged in the standoff between China and the U.S. over disputed areas of the South China Sea amid concerns that Beijing is considering expanding the area where it is seeking to reclaim islands and extend its... Read more
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asianage
US challenged China, India on navigation rightsThe US military conducted “freedom of navigation” operations against 13 countri
US challenged China, India on navigation rights
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
The US military conducted “freedom of navigation” operations against 13 countries in 2015, including several to challenge China’s claims in the South and East China seas, according to an annual Pentagon report released on Monday. The operations were... Read more
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