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Drilling suspended at Vietnamese oil block in disputed South China Sea

The drilling ship at the center of a row between Vietnam and China over oil prospecting in disputed waters in the South China Sea has arrived in waters off the Malaysian port of Labuan. 304 more words

Vietnam challenges China at security talks

Vietnam urged other Southeast Asian nations to take a stronger stand against Chinese expansionism in the South China Sea on Saturday, as a tense regional security forum began with North Korea also under fire over its nuclear programme. 663 more words

Geopolitics

China urges halt of oil drilling in South China Sea

China’s Foreign Ministry has urged a halt to oil drilling in a disputed part of the South China Sea, where Spanish oil company Repsol had been operating in cooperation with Vietnam. 329 more words

Trump's China Policy Must Look Beyond North Korea

One of the most surprising developments in the first six months of President Donald Trump’s foreign policy has been the administration’s posture towards China. During the campaign, then-candidate Trump… 1,620 more words

U.S. Foreign Policy

China under pressure as Trump gives US Navy more freedom in South China Sea

US President Donald Trump approved a plan giving the country’s navy greater freedom in operating in the South China Sea and put pressure on China’s efforts to enlarge its military presence by artificially building reefs and atolls in the area. 295 more words

Geopolitics

South China Sea dispute: China slams US after bombers fly over region

China today accused the US of trying to “flaunt military force” to harm its sovereignty in name of freedom of navigation after two American bombers flew over the disputed  308 more words

China, PHL tackle contentious South China Sea issues in friendly dialogue

China, PHL tackle contentious South China Sea issues in friendly dialogue
By Jelly F. Musico

GUIYANG, China(Philippines News Agency) – China and the Philippines on Friday engaged in a candid but friendly discussion where officials from the two countries tackled almost all contentious issues on the South China Sea dispute. 782 more words