Tuesday, February 14, 2012
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China Budgets $11 Billion for Offshore Energy Development in 2012

Last month, CNOOC Limited announced a summary of the company’s business strategy and development plan for the year 2012. The total targeted net production of the company in 2012 is...

February 14, 2012
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Monday, December 12, 2011

South Korean Coast Guard Officer Fatally Stabbed in Skirmish with Chinese Captain

The captain of a Chinese fishing vessel has been arrested for fatally stabbing a South Korean Coast Guard officer who was trying to stop the ship in South Korean waters...

December 12, 2011
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Friday, September 30, 2011

Lured by the Law of the Sea, China looks to deny American access to “territorial seas”

– By John Bolton and Dan Blumenthal, Wall Street Journal   The Law of the Sea Treaty (LOST) — signed by the U.S. in 1994 but never ratified by the Senate...

September 30, 2011
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Friday, July 8, 2011

In U.S. Visit to China, Sea Dispute Looms Large

By Jeremy Page, The Wall Street Journal BEIJING—Tensions in the disputed waters of the South China Sea threaten to distract Adm. Mike Mullen, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff,...

July 8, 2011
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Monday, March 16, 2009

China Sends Patrol Ship, Yuzheng 311, to South China Sea

China has dispatched a retired Chinese navy rescue vessel, the China Yuzheng 311, to patrol the South China Sea where last week the USNS Impeccable was harrassed by five chinese...

March 16, 2009
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Saturday, December 22, 2007

China Recovers 800 Year Old Ship

Archaeologists in China have just salvaged an 800 year old ship from the South China Sea. The Associated Press tells us; After 800 years at the bottom of the sea,...

December 22, 2007
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