Jul 14, 2016

Vietnam protests China's activities in South China Sea

Vietnam on Thursday protested China’s recent activities in the disputed South China Sea, saying they seriously violate Vietnamese sovereignty. Chinese state media reported that two Chinese civilian aircraft on Wednesday landed successfully on two newly built airstrips on Mischief and Subi reefs. China also ...

Jul 13, 2016

Five ways China lost in tribunal ruling on South China Sea

The most striking thing about the international court ruling on the South China Sea on Tuesday was how completely it quashed China’s arguments. From invalidating the “nine-dash line” that defined China’s claims to more than 80 percent of the waterway to reprimands over harassment ...

Jul 13, 2016

Abe eyes bilateral talks with Li, Hasina in Mongolia

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe may hold bilateral talks with Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina when he visits Mongolia for three days from Thursday to attend an Asia-Europe summit, Japanese government sources said Tuesday. Abe hopes to agree with Li ...