Asia Singapore defense minister: Cost of conflict in South China Sea 'too high' In an interview with DW, Singapore's Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen downplayed concerns over a major confrontation.
Latest news from the South China Sea including military news and regional politics Military plans put China on collision course with United States Fresh tension is expected between the two.
Two US warships sail through Taiwan Strait in challenge to China. South China Sea: Duterte warns Beijing of 'suicide missions' to protect disputed island. Philippine military warns that hundreds.
Foreign ministers and other officials from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations are meeting this week in Bali where they are expected to focus on the dispute between China and some ASEAN members about rights to vast oil and gas reserves in the South China sea. ASEAN Secretary General Surin Pitsuwan says this week the organization will take another step forward in becoming an integrated.
Japan puts missiles on island idyll in preparation for war with China. Special report: Kim Sengupta reports from the disputed seas around China, where Japan is building radar, anti-aircraft guns and missile silos to counter what it sees as Chinese aggression.
Tensions in the South China Sea are growing as China rapidly develops man-made islands in the critical waterway. Fox News explains the conflict in the region and why the U.S. is paying close attention.
Explore how China’s claims over the South China Sea have antagonized competing countries and track the latest developments with CFR's Global Conflict Tracker.
Two U.S. Navy warships sailed through the contentious South China Sea this week, a move likely to inflame tensions in a region caught between the U.S. and China’s competing influence. US Navy.
The sinking of a Vietnamese fishing boat by a Chinese surveillance vessel earlier this month brought into the spotlight Beijing's multi-year assertions in the South China Sea, in which it claims.
China conducts naval drills in the South China Sea Naval News 14:16 8-May-20 Beijing’s South China Sea fishing ban threatens to raise tensions South China Morning Post 13:15 8-May-20 Protecting the Rules-Based Order at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea Lawfare 13:12 8-May-20.
China’s Xi tells military to prepare for war as US Navy warns of high seas encounters. Chinese President Xi Jinping told military officials responsible for the disputed South China Sea to be better “prepared for war” as tensions with the US are rising. Beijing may be bracing for a worst-case scenario with the US.
China’s aggressive new move in the South China Sea brings region closer to brink of war While the eyes of the world are distracted by the coronavirus, something very dangerous is going down in.
South China Sea: Battleships may lead to war - Malaysia PM. Tensions in the South China Sea, could escalate into conflict and war if countries start stationing their warships in the area, Malaysia’s Prime Minister, Mahathir Mohamad, has said.
This US Navy photo obtained Feb. 1, 2016 shows the USS Curtis Wilbur as it conducts a live fire gunnery exercise with its 5-inch gun in the South China Sea, Jan. 15, 2016.
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