Editorials Dec 20, 2016

China tests the United States

When it comes to the South China Sea, the world cannot afford to let Beijing make light of international law and its own promises of restraint.

U.S. sends two B-52s near Chinese-built islets

World Nov 13, 2015

U.S. sends two B-52s near Chinese-built islets

Two U.S. B-52 strategic bombers flew near artificial Chinese islands in the South China Sea this week, the Pentagon said Thursday, calling the planes' appearance routine. The mission followed a patrol last month by a U.S. guided-missile destroyer, which passed within waters that Beijing claims. During ...