Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Sunday, September 12, 2021
Japan Spots Chinese Sub Just Outside Territorial Waters
by Rocky Swift (Reuters) Japan’s defense ministry said on Sunday that a submarine believed to be from China was spotted in waters near its southern islands, as maritime tensions persist...
Monday, September 6, 2021
Tuesday, August 24, 2021
Kamala Harris Hits China In South China Sea Speech
By Nandita Bose (Reuters) – U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris on Tuesday accused Beijing of coercion and intimidation to back unlawful claims in the South China Sea, her most pointed...
Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Kamala Harris To Focus On Freedom Of Navigation At Sea
By Nandita Bose (Reuters) Vice President Kamala Harris will focus on defending international rules in the South China Sea, strengthening U.S. regional leadership, and expanding security cooperation during her trip to...
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Indian Navy Task Force Departs For South China Sea
By Sanjeev Miglani (Reuters) – India is sending a naval task force to the South China Sea this month to expand security ties with friendly countries, officials said on Wednesday,...
German Navy Departs For First South China Sea Patrol In Decades
Germany sent a warship to the South China Sea for the first time in almost two decades.
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Royal Navy To Permanently Deploy Two Warships To Asia
by Tim Kelly (Reuters) Britain said on Tuesday it would permanently deploy two warships in Asian waters after its HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier and escort ships sail to Japan...
Monday, July 12, 2021
China Claims it ‘Drove Away’ a US Warship on Anniversary of Tribunal Ruling
BEIJING, July 12 (Reuters) – China’s military said it “drove away” a U.S. warship that illegally entered Chinese waters near the Paracel Islands on Monday, the anniversary of an international...
Blinken Says A South China Sea Attack Would Trigger War Treaty
by Arshad Mohammed (Reuters) The United States on Sunday repeated a warning to China that an attack on Philippine naval forces in the South China Sea would trigger the 1951...
Thursday, May 20, 2021
China Claims it Expelled a U.S. Navy Warship From its Waters in South China Sea
BEIJING, May 20 (Reuters) – China said on Thursday an American warship had illegally entered its territorial waters in the South China Sea and was expelled, which the United States...
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Philippine Coast Guard Tells Vessels To Ignore The Chinese Militia
by Karen Lema (Reuters) – The Philippines has rejected an annual summer fishing ban imposed by China in the disputed South China Sea and encouraged its boats to keep fishing...
Monday, May 3, 2021
GET THE **** OUT – Philippines Foreign Minister Issues Expletive-Laced Tweet Over South China Sea Dispute
MANILA, May 3 (Reuters) – The Philippine foreign minister on Monday demanded in an expletive-laced message on Twitter that China’s vessels get out of disputed waters, marking the latest exchange...
Aircraft Carrier Shandong Deploys To South China Sea
(Bloomberg) –China has sent its Shandong aircraft carrier for military training in the South China Sea and plans to continue similar exercises, the state-owned Global Times said. The training conducted...
Sunday, May 2, 2021
Wednesday, April 28, 2021
Philippines Tells China To Back Off During Maritime Drills
by Karen Lema (Reuters) China has no business telling the Philippines what it can or cannot do within its waters, Manila’s defense ministry said on Wednesday, rejecting Beijing’s opposition to its...
Thursday, April 8, 2021
China Drills for Core Samples in Dispute South China Sea
BEIJING, April 8 (Reuters) – China has drilled deep in the South China Sea to retrieve sediment core from the seabed, state media reported on Thursday, amid tensions over disputed...
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
China Targets Taiwan With Carrier Battlegroup Drills
SHANGHAI, April 6 (Reuters) – A Chinese carrier group is exercising near Taiwan and such drills will become regular, China’s navy said late on Monday in a further escalation of tensions near...
Monday, April 5, 2021
China Tests Biden Administration in South China Sea
By Andreo Calonzo and Philip J. Heijmans (Bloomberg) — Based on the official view from Beijing, the Philippines has no reason to worry about Chinese fishing boats sitting along a disputed...
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