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Dozens killed in fresh clashes on Myanmar's China border

Mar 15, 2017

Dozens killed in fresh clashes on Myanmar's China border

Raging battles on Myanmar’s border with China have claimed dozens more lives, military and official sources said Wednesday, as the mounting death toll landed a fresh blow to the government’s faltering peace process. Fighting broke out between troops and ethnic minority rebels in the ...

China begins new work on disputed South China Sea island

Mar 15, 2017

China begins new work on disputed South China Sea island

China has started fresh construction work in the disputed South China Sea, new satellite images show, a sign that Beijing is continuing to strengthen its military reach across the vital trade waterway. Regional military attaches and experts believe the work shows China’s determination to ...