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Chinese air force lands bombers for training drill on South China Sea island 

China’s air force has landed bombers on islands and reefs in the South China Sea as part of a training exercise in the disputed region, it said in a statement. 229 more words

US airs concern anew over developments in WPS

US airs concern anew over developments in WPS
By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora

MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The United States remains concerned over developments in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea), a visiting US official to Manila said Wednesday. 534 more words

Philippines

China installs anti-ship cruise missiles on outposts of South China Sea

​China has installed anti-ship cruise missiles and surface-to-air missile systems on three of its outposts in the South China Sea, U.S. news network CNBC reported on Wednesday, citing sources with direct knowledge of U.S. 484 more words

China accuses U.S. warship of entering territorial waters without permission

​China’s foreign ministry has accused a U.S. warship of entering its territorial waters without permission and said it would take necessary measures to ensure its sovereignty is protected. 200 more words

Winning the Historical Narrative: Zheng He Helps Beijing Claim the South China Sea

It seems as if the majority of the world has forgotten about the South China Sea dispute and China’s not-so-subtle programme of land reclamation and military installation around the disputed island chains that pockmark this critical waterway. 1,067 more words

Asia-Pacific

China, Philippines agree to peaceful resolution of South China Sea differences

China and the Philippines have agreed to avoid force to resolve their differences over the South China Sea, according to a joint statement issued on Thursday by China at the end of a visit to Manila by Chinese Premier Li Keqiang. 286 more words

Some Americans Are Deeply in Thucydides Trap and Want Trump in

On October 28, I had a post titled “China’s Wisdom Tested when the US Likely Falls into Thucydides Trap” on Daniel Kliman and Zack Cooper’s October-27 article “Washington Has a Bad Case of China ADHD” that reflects US security experts’ Thucydides Trap mentality. 948 more words