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Sunday, November 12, 2017
Trump Offers to Play South China Sea Peacemaker
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Trump Offers to Play South China Sea Peacemaker

By Jennifer Jacobs and Andreo Calonzo (Bloomberg) U.S. President Donald Trump offered to help resolve territorial disputes in the South China Sea as he entered

November 12, 2017
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Wednesday, October 11, 2017
U.S. Navy Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Disputed South China Islands
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U.S. Navy Destroyer Conducts Freedom of Navigation Operation Near Disputed South China Islands

By Idrees Ali WASHINGTON, Oct 11 (Reuters) – A U.S. Navy destroyer sailed near islands claimed by China in the South China Sea on Tuesday, three U.S.

October 11, 2017
Total Views: 65

Thursday, August 10, 2017
U.S. Destroyer Challenges China’s Claims in South China Sea
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U.S. Destroyer Challenges China’s Claims in South China Sea

By Idrees Ali WASHINGTON, Aug 10 (Reuters) – A U.S. Navy destroyer carried out a “freedom of navigation operation” on Thursday, coming within

August 10, 2017
Total Views: 17

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
China Urges Halt to Oil Drilling in Disputed South China Sea
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China Urges Halt to Oil Drilling in Disputed South China Sea

BEIJING, July 25 (Reuters) – China’s Foreign Ministry has urged a halt to oil drilling in a disputed part of the South China Sea, where Spanish oil

July 25, 2017
Total Views: 40

Sunday, July 2, 2017
US Navy warship USS Stethem visits Okinawa, Japan.
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US Navy Destroyer Challenges Territorial Claims In South China Sea

by Yeganeh Torbati (Reuters) A U.S. Navy warship sailed near a disputed island in the South China Sea claimed by China, Taiwan and Vietnam on Sunday in an

July 2, 2017
Total Views: 53

Thursday, May 25, 2017
U.S. Freedom of Navigation Drill Designed to Reject China’s Claim Around Artificial Island
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U.S. Freedom of Navigation Drill Designed to Reject China’s Claim Around Artificial Island

By Idrees Ali and David Brunnstrom WASHINGTON, May 25 (Reuters) – A U.S. warship carried out a “maneuvering drill” when it sailed within 12

May 25, 2017
Total Views: 5

In First Under Trump, U.S. Warship Challenges Beijing’s Claims in South China Sea
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In First Under Trump, U.S. Warship Challenges Beijing’s Claims in South China Sea

By Idrees Ali and Phil Stewart WASHINGTON, May 24 (Reuters) – A U.S. Navy warship sailed within 12 nautical miles of an artificial island built up by

May 25, 2017
Total Views: 13

Monday, May 8, 2017
U.S. Will Still Test Beijing’s South China Sea Claims, Navy Says
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U.S. Will Still Test Beijing’s South China Sea Claims, Navy Says

By Rosalind Mathieson (Bloomberg) — The U.S. Navy will still challenge claims by nations like China to exclusive access in the South China Sea,

May 8, 2017
Total Views: 6

Friday, March 3, 2017
Chinese Cruise Ship Embarks on South China Sea Voyage
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Chinese Cruise Ship Embarks on South China Sea Voyage

BEIJING, March 3 (Reuters) – A new Chinese cruise ship has embarked on its maiden voyage to the disputed Paracel Islands in the South China Sea, state

March 3, 2017
Total Views: 4

U.S. Carrier Puts on Show of “Commitment,” Not Power, in South China Sea
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U.S. Carrier Puts on Show of “Commitment,” Not Power, in South China Sea

By Manuel Mogato ABOARD THE USS CARL VINSON, South China Sea, March 3 (Reuters) – T he flight deck of the USS Carl Vinson shakes as a succession of

March 3, 2017
Total Views: 8

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
Liaoning aircraft carrier
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Is Beijing outflanking the United States in the South China Sea?

By Peter Apps March 1 (Reuters) – For much of the last week, the U.S. aircraft carrier Carl Vinson has been patrolling the South China Sea. It is just

March 1, 2017
Total Views: 63

Saturday, December 17, 2016
China Will Give Back Drone, Criticizes U.S. “Hyping Up” the Incident
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China Will Give Back Drone, Criticizes U.S. “Hyping Up” the Incident

By Ben Blanchard BEIJING, Dec 17 (Reuters) – China’s Defence Ministry said on Saturday it had been in talks with the United States about returning

December 17, 2016
Total Views: 39

Friday, December 16, 2016
China Snatches Underwater Drone from Military Sealift Command Ship ‘Bowditch’ in South China Sea
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China Snatches Underwater Drone from Military Sealift Command Ship ‘Bowditch’ in South China Sea

By Phil Stewart WASHINGTON, Dec 16 (Reuters) – A Chinese warship has seized an underwater drone deployed by a U.S. oceanographic vessel in the South

December 16, 2016
Total Views: 63

Thursday, December 15, 2016
China Deploying Weapons on Artificial Reefs, Think Tank Says
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China Deploying Weapons on Artificial Reefs, Think Tank Says

By David Tweed (Bloomberg) — China appears to be deploying weapons systems on all seven of the reefs it has reclaimed in the South China Sea,

December 15, 2016
Total Views: 21

Thursday, December 8, 2016
Risking Beijing’s Ire, Vietnam Begins Dredging on South China Sea Reef
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Risking Beijing’s Ire, Vietnam Begins Dredging on South China Sea Reef

By Lincoln Feast and Greg Torode SYDNEY/HONG KONG, Dec 8 (Reuters) – Vietnam has begun dredging work on a disputed reef in the South China Sea, satellite

December 8, 2016
Total Views: 3

Monday, November 21, 2016
Taiwan Says it Plans Rescue Drills in South China Sea This Month
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Taiwan Says it Plans Rescue Drills in South China Sea This Month

TAIPEI, Nov 21 (Reuters) – Taiwan’s coastguard has said it plans to hold rescue drills in waters around Taipei’s sole territorial holding in

November 21, 2016
Total Views: 7

Thursday, November 17, 2016
Vietnam Seen Expanding South China Sea Runway – PHOTOS
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Vietnam Seen Expanding South China Sea Runway – PHOTOS

WASHINGTON, Nov 17 (Reuters) – Vietnam is extending a runway on an island it claims in the South China Sea in apparent response to China’s building

November 17, 2016
Total Views: 38

Friday, October 21, 2016
U.S. Carries Out Freedom-of-Navigation Operation in South China Sea
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U.S. Carries Out Freedom-of-Navigation Operation in South China Sea

By Idrees Ali and Matt Spetalnick WASHINGTON, Oct 21 (Reuters) – A U.S. navy destroyer sailed near islands claimed by China in the South China Sea on

October 21, 2016
Total Views: 20

Monday, October 3, 2016
Fishermen, Coast Guards Worry Singapore Most in South China Sea
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Fishermen, Coast Guards Worry Singapore Most in South China Sea

By Rosalind Mathieson (Bloomberg) — The risk of a clash in the South China Sea lies with non-military ships, Singapore’s defense minister said, as

October 3, 2016
Total Views: 12

Thursday, September 29, 2016
China’s Naval Buildup Threatens Its Own Port Ambitions
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China’s Naval Buildup Threatens Its Own Port Ambitions

By David Fickling (Bloomberg Gadfly) — A strange thing is happening in China’s state-owned marine transport industry. The government shook up its

September 29, 2016
Total Views: 57
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