south china sea dispute
A year after the Hague ruled in favor of his country, there's only so much Philippine President Duterte can do to minimize tensions.
Beijing is accusing countries of interfering in its waters.
PERTH, Australia -- Everyone is friends until someone moves an anti-submarine ship too close.
Towers and hexagonal structures have also been built on the islets in recent months.
The Alleged Chinese Hacking at Vietnam's Airports Shows That the South China Sea Battle Isn't Just in the Water
PERTH, Australia -- This latest hack has not simply pointed out that nationalism and the fight over the South China Sea is being dangerously disaggregated from governments to citizens, but it has also shown that one of Southeast Asia's brightest tech hopes has a terribly large chink in its armor.
PERTH, Australia -- Vietnam's reaction to the South China Sea ruling is surprisingly muted for a country that has so much at stake.
To curb Beijing's expansionist impulses, the U.S. and its Pacific allies will need to raise the economic costs to China.
China vowed again to ignore the ruling.
MANILA, Philippines -- Duterte is willing to talk to China, and China must read his lips.
BEIJING -- What we are witnessing is in reality a fight to safeguard international standards of law and the rule-based world order.
"Behind this misjudgment is Washington's anxiety and arrogance."