BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Thursday responded to a Reuters report that the U.S. and India are discussing joint naval patrols in the disputed South China Sea, warning that interference from countries outside the region threatens peace and stability.
While he may not be in China any more, it appears that Donnie of "Donnie Does" fame is still keeping it real, even going so far as to troll The Donald himself on live TV at a political rally. [ more › ]
Investors haven't had a good start to the Chinese Year of the Monkey. While stock markets remain closed on mainland China, those that opened after the Chinese New Year break on Thursday in Hong Kong and South Korea saw major falls right...Show More Summary
2016 is off to a flying start when it comes to delivering brand new VLCCs from shipyards in South Korea and China to owners and investor across the globe, says a report BIMCO.
The prospect of a joint naval patrol between India and the United States in the South China Sea is likely to ruffle Beijing’s feathers, which claims most of the water body. In response to Beijing’s construction of seven man-made islands in the Spratly archipelago, Washington seems keen to take a belligerent claim over the South... Show More Summary
Giant clams are endangered in the South China Sea. Could a Chinese government ban on ivory be the cause? The post Blame an Ivory Ban for China’s Vanishing Giant Clams appeared first on WIRED.
On Sunday, Pyongyang launched a long-range missile. While China still opposes expanding sanctions on North Korea, Washington has recently stressed its determination to support South Korea and Japan against the North's nuclear threat. The post Beijing and Washington: An Uneasy Balance in the Korean Peninsula appeared first on Foreign Policy Blogs.
When it comes to delivering brand new VLCCs from shipyards in South Korea and China to owners and investor across the globe, 2016 is off to a flying start. Six
Hot on the heels of Taiwan, the mainland has confirmed its first case of the Zika virus in a man recently returned from South America. [ more › ]
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The United States and India have held talks about conducting joint naval patrols that a U.S. defense official said could include the disputed South China Sea, a move that would likely anger Beijing, which claims most of the waterway.
President Obama to deliver tough message during ASEAN summit that territorial disputes must be resolved peacefully.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will deliver a tough message to China during a summit with Southeast Asian countries next week that disputes in the South China Sea must be resolved peacefully and not with a big nation “bullying”...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House said on Tuesday that President Barack Obama would deliver a tough message to China during a summit with Southeast Asian countries next week that disputes over the South China Sea must be resolved through global rules and not through "bullying."
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. intelligence chief says he expects China to keep building on artificial islands to sustain its "exorbitant" territorial claims in the disputed South China Sea. Clapper cited the installation of runways, hangars and radars and port calls by Chinese navy and coastguard ships, and test landings by civilian aircraft.
Sam Bateman Security, Asia Pacific The USS Curtis Wilbur FONOP was very different from the USS Lassen's. The United States has conducted another freedom of navigation operation ( FONOP ) in the South China Sea. On January 30, the guided-missile...Show More Summary
North Korea’s launch of a long-range rocket Sunday has policymakers in the United States, South Korea and China scrambling to answer to an old, vexing question: What's the most effective strategy for dealing with an isolated state with a growing arsenal of increasingly dangerous weapons? Since...
North Korea is China’s big cannon in its South China Sea ambitions
Resuming the talks on the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula, with the participation of the DPRK, Russia, South Korea, the United States, China and Japan is unlikely at the moment, Russia's Envoy to UN Vitaly Churkin said Sund...
China is seriously concerned over the possible deployment of a US anti-missile defense system in South Korea, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Sunday.
The US Navy's latest "freedom of navigation" operation in the South China Sea, which Beijing called "unprofessional and irresponsible," reflects Washington's "contempt for international law and arrogance towards the rest of the world," international criminal lawyer Christopher Black asserted.