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Defence secretary says warship bound for South China Sea: Media

Feb 13 2018

A British warship will sail through the South China Sea next month to assert freedom-of-navigation rights, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson said in remarks published.

China coercing neighbours to reorder Indo-Pacific region: Pentagon

Feb 13 2018

Pentagon said China is 'coercing' its neighbours to reorder the Indo-Pacific region to its advantage, amid Beijing flexing its muscles in the East and South China Seas.

ASEAN hopes to expedite code of conduct on South China Sea

Feb 07 2018

The ASEAN is hoping to expedite negotiations on a code of conduct with China for the South China Sea but it is not realistic to expect an agreement within a year.

SE Asia ministers air concerns over Beijing's activities

Feb 06 2018

Southeast Asian foreign ministers aired concerns over China’s activities in disputed areas of the South China Sea, noting that land reclamation continued.

China developing spy plane to operate from aircraft carrier

Jan 27 2018

China is developing a new surveillance plane designed to be launched from its aircraft carrier and fitted with a radar system to spot enemy stealth jets.

China says has been invited again to US-hosted naval drills

Jan 25 2018

China’s Defence Ministry said that China has again been invited to attend a major U.S.-hosted naval drill this year, even as tensions simmer over the South China Sea.

As US goes quiet on close naval patrols, China speaks out

Jan 23 2018

While the Pentagon plays down patrols close to Chinese-controlled reefs and islands in the South China Sea, seeking to justify what experts say will be an even greater.

Beijing vows 'necessary measures' after US enters South China Sea

Jan 20 2018

China vowed to take "necessary measures" to safeguard its sovereignty after a US warship entered the South China Sea without Beijing's permission.

China accuses US warship of violating its sovereignty

Jan 20 2018

China’s foreign ministry has accused a US warship of entering its territorial waters without permission and said it would take “necessary measures”.

Philippines to protest to China over apparent airbase on island

Jan 09 2018

The Philippines will make a diplomatic protest to China, which it described as reneging on a promise not to militarise artificial islands in the South China Sea waterway.

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