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Will China Accept International Law In The South China Sea?

By Donald R. Rothwell

The ongoing disputes between the Philippines and China in the South China Sea are about to reach a critical point. In January 2013 the Philippines activated procedures under Article 287 and Annex VII of the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) over a dispute about the validity of China’s ‘nine-dash line’ in the South China Sea. 815 more words

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To protect its interests in landfilling in the South China Sea, China issued an official warning to the U.S. to “stay out” of this region, according to the People’s Daily Paper. 118 more words


Vietnam Fearlessly Takes Steps Towards An Anti-Tianxia Coalition

Let’s talk about Vietnam again, because it pertains directly to our study of the Tianxia perspective. For a primer on that, see here, here… 264 more words