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Philippines' Duterte prepared to deploy...

Philippines' Duterte prepared to deploy...

East Asia

Tue, Apr 20 2021

The president on Monday warned of "bloodshed" if the Philippines tried to take back the...

Philippines, US launch military drills...

Philippines, US launch military...

World

Mon, Apr 12 2021

Social distancing protocols significantly cut the number of troops from almost 8,000 to nearly a thousand...

Philippines turns up heat on China over...

Philippines turns up heat on China over...

Asia-Pacific

Mon, Apr 5 2021

The country’s foreign ministry rejected China's view that Whitsun Reef was a traditional fishing...

Philippines deploys more navy ships...

Philippines deploys more navy ships...

East Asia

Thu, Mar 25 2021

Around 220 Chinese boats were detected by the Philippine coast guard on March 7

French submarine patrols South China...

French submarine patrols South China...

East Asia

Tue, Feb 9 2021

China lays claim to nearly all of the South China Sea while Taiwan, the Philippines, Brunei, Malaysia...

China to conduct military drills in...

China to conduct military drills in...

World

Tue, Jan 26 2021

A US carrier group led by the USS Theodore Roosevelt entered the South China Sea on Saturday to promote...

US warships conduct exercises in South...

US warships conduct exercises in South...

World

Mon, Jan 25 2021

Beijing lays claims to nearly all of the South China Sea -- despite Taiwan, the Philippines, Brunei,...

China warns Asian countries to be vigilant...

China warns Asian countries over US...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 13 2020

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has previously said Washington wants a ‘free and open’...

Floods, rough seas kill 18 in Vietnam...

Floods, rough seas kill 18 in...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Oct 12 2020

The country is bracing for another storm rolling in from the South China Sea, with heavy rain again...

China says US biggest threat to peace...

China says US biggest threat to peace...

East Asia

Thu, Sep 10 2020

China has reinforced its claim to the South China Sea by building up small shoals and reefs into military...

US-China tensions set to dominate Southeast...

US-China tensions set to dominate Southeast...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Sep 9 2020

The resource-rich South China Sea is claimed in its entirety by Beijing but is also contested by Vietnam,...

Japan, US defence chiefs oppose bid...

Japan, US defence chiefs oppose bid...

East Asia

Sat, Aug 29 2020

The USA has long opposed China's expansive territorial claims in the South China Sea and has sent...

US warship sails near disputed islands...

US warship sails near disputed islands...

East Asia

Fri, Aug 28 2020

Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia and Taiwan also have competing claims in the South China Sea

Taiwan warns of accidental conflict...

Taiwan warns of accidental conflict...

East Asia

Thu, Aug 27 2020

China has refused to talk to president Tsai, believing she is a separatist bent on declaring a Republic...

US, China trade jibes as military tensions...

US, China trade jibes as military tensions...

North America

Thu, Aug 27 2020

US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Beijing is using an aggressive military modernization programme...

Explainer: What are the main areas of...

Explainer: What are the main areas of...

World

Thu, Jul 23 2020

US President Donald Trump has accused China of a lack of transparency about the coronavirus, which first...

US aircraft carriers return to South...

US aircraft carriers return to South...

East Asia

Fri, Jul 17 2020

The USS Nimitz and USS Ronald Reagan carried out operations and military exercises in the contested waterway...

US rejects China's claims in South China...

US rejects China's claims in South China...

North America

Tue, Jul 14 2020

'The world will not allow Beijing to treat the South China Sea as its maritime empire'

US rejects China's claims in South China...

US rejects China's claims in South China...

World

Tue, Jul 14 2020

The United States has long opposed China’s expansive territorial claims on the South China Sea,...

OP-ED: Friends with benefits

OP-ED: Friends with benefits

Mozammil Ahmad

Thu, Jul 9 2020

What holds next for India’s relationship with Bangladesh amidst the Indo-China conflict?

US aircraft carriers conduct drills...

US aircraft carriers conduct drills...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 5 2020

The USS Nimitz and USS Ronald Reagan conducted dual carrier operations in the waterway to 'support...