After a success duo during the first two outings in the pre-Olympic tune-up matches against Argentina and China, Team USA will the South American champion Venezuela at United Center in Chicago on Friday, July 29. The earlier matches in the series resulted to an average of 43 points scoring difference against opposing teams.
Harry J. Kazianis Security, Asia Could it work? For those who were hoping that China and the Philippines might be able to move towards negotiations after Manila’s victory in the Hague over Beijing’s claims in the South China Sea — well,...Show More Summary
India has no plans to hold joint naval patrols with the United States in the disputed South China Sea and is committed to joining an international military effort only under the United Nations flag.
The South China Sea is and will continue to be the ultimate geopolitical flashpoint of the young 21st century – way ahead of the Middle East or Russia’s western borderlands. No less than the future of Asia – as well as the East-West balance of power – is at stake.
SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea warned its citizens in China and Southeast Asia on Tuesday of the risk of "dangerous acts" by North Korea after news reports said North Korea may have sent agents to those places to harm or abduct South Koreans.
Donald R. Rothwell Security, Asia The courts could be the only way to stop a tragedy. The ruling by the Annex VII Tribunal on the South China Sea maritime dispute between the Philippines and China lays down an unprecedented legal benchmark for disputes in the region. Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - South Korea's decision to deploy an advanced U.S. anti-missile defense system does not threaten China's security, a senior U.S. administration official said on Tuesday at the end of a visit to China by U.S. National Security Adviser Susan Rice.
Taiwan has become something of a pariah claimant to the heavily contested, resource-laden South China Sea. In a dispute dominated by China, Vietnam and the Philippines, diplomatically isolated Taiwan normally just pushes out pro forma foreign ministry statements, saying hey the sea is ours too, or appeals for cooperation across [...]
BYD's Qin model catapulated the Shenzhen-based auto maker to the top of the world's electric car manufacturers in 2015. Photo: GREG BAKER/AFP/Getty Images South Korea’s Samsung group apparently bought into China auto maker BYD as a way of improving its prospects in China, where it has struggled against government protection of [...]
BEIJING (Reuters) - China's foreign minister has asked the U.S. secretary of state John Kerry to support the resumption of talks between China and the Philippines over the South China Sea, following a ruling against Beijing over the dispute earlier this month.
Amid ongoing tensions in the South China Sea, a Japanese submarine has traveled to a former US naval base located on the edge of China’s territorial claim.
China's lion-share claims to the resource-rich waters in the South China Sea took a huge blow earlier this month after the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) issued a landmark ruling dismissing China's "nine-dash line" territorialShow More Summary
VIENTIANE, July 25 (Reuters) - China scored a diplomatic victory on Monday as Southeast Asian nations dropped a U.S.-backed proposal to mention a landmark international court ruling against Beijing’s territorial claims in the South China...Show More Summary
Tehran urged parties to exercise self-restraint in the territorial dispute in the South China Sea.
Manila drops request to refer to court ruling in statement. Southeast Asian nations overcame days of deadlock on Monday when the Philippines dropped a request
Amelia Long Security, Asia Is there a solution? The recent award handed down by the Arbitral Tribunal through the Permanent Court of Arbitration undoubtedly favors the Philippines (PDF) and is unlikely to end Beijing’s assertive behavior in the South China Sea. Show More Summary
BEIJING (Reuters) - South Korea's deployment of an advanced U.S. anti-missile defense system will worsen tension on the Korean peninsula and seriously affect Sino-U.S. trust, a senior Chinese military officer said on Monday.
BEIJING (Reuters) - China has set up a 15 million yuan ($2.25 million) environmental protection fund for the South China Sea having already spent double that in the past four years, the Xinhua state news agency said on Monday.
Manila had earlier requested the bloc's joint statement to mention recent UN-backed court ruling on South China Sea row.