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US warship sails near islands China...

US warship sails near islands China...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Oct 11 2017

Speaking in Beijing, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said China had lodged 'stern representations'...

US destroyer challenges China's claims...

US destroyer challenges China's claims...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Aug 10 2017

Trump in turn responded by warning North Korea it would face 'fire and fury' if it further threatened...

Vietnam wins US defence pledges as tension...

Vietnam wins US defence pledges as tension...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Aug 9 2017

Beijing has been irritated by Vietnam's growing defence relationships with the United States and rival...

China, Vietnam meeting cancelled amid...

China, Vietnam meeting cancelled amid...

World

Tue, Aug 8 2017

Vietnam has emerged as the most vocal opponent of China's claims in the waterway, where more than $3tn...

Southeast Asian nations feud over...

Southeast Asian nations feud over...

World

Mon, Aug 7 2017

The ministers failed to release a customary joint statement after meeting on Saturday because of their...

Britain plans to send warship to South...

Britain plans to send warship to South...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jul 27 2017

China claims most of the energy-rich sea where neighbours Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and...

US bombers challenge China in South...

US bombers challenge China in South...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jul 7 2017

Asked about the flight by the two US bombers, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said there...

China accuses US warship of provocation...

China accuses US warship of provocation...

World

Mon, Jul 3 2017

The statement said China had sent battle ships and fighter jets to warn off the Stethem

The view from the summit

The view from the summit

What’s in store for ASEAN?

Of hostilities and allies

Of hostilities and allies

Rajeev Ahmed , Rajeev Ahmed

Thu, Mar 30 2017

Isolating North Korea from the rest of the world will solve nothing

China to build on disputed shoal in...

China to build on disputed shoal in...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Mar 17 2017

This week, the mayor said China planned to begin preparatory work this year to build environmental monitoring...

Japan plans to send largest warship...

Japan plans to send largest warship...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 13 2017

The 249 metre-long warship, Izumo, is as large as Japan's World War II-era carriers and can operate up...

Who rules the South China Sea?

Who rules the South China Sea?

Peter Apps , Peter Apps

Fri, Mar 3 2017

How much longer can the US hold on to its global military dominance?

US officials: China finishing South...

US officials: China finishing South...

World

Wed, Feb 22 2017

China claims almost all the South China Sea, which carries a third of the world's maritime traffic

China warns US against fresh naval patrols...

China warns US against fresh naval patrols...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Feb 15 2017

The US last conducted a freedom of navigation operation in the area in October, when it sailed the guided-missile...

US, Chinese military planes in unsafe...

US, Chinese military planes in unsafe...

World

Fri, Feb 10 2017

Incident comes days after analysts warn of increased risk of skirmishes under Donald Trump

China to return seized US drone, says...

China to return seized US drone, says...

World

Sun, Dec 18 2016

China will return an underwater US drone seized by a naval vessel this week in the South China Sea, both...

South China Sea disputes: US-China struggle...

South China Sea disputes: US-China struggle...

Uncategorized

Mon, Nov 28 2016

Territorial disputes resemble pieces on a ‘geopolitical chessboard’ as the US and China struggle for...

Philippines: No more joint patrols,...

Philippines: No more joint patrols,...

World

Fri, Oct 7 2016

Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay said, Duterte wanted to liberate the country from a "shackling...

China, Russia naval drill in South China...

China, Russia naval drill in South China...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 12 2016

Marines will participate in live-fire drills, island defence and landing operations in what will be the...

Asean leaders tiptoe around South China...

Asean leaders tiptoe around South China...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Sep 9 2016

China claims much of the South China Sea, through which more than $5tn of trade moves annually. Taiwan...