A More Muscular Britain in the South China Sea? - The Diplomat

The hype surrounding the UK's future role on the issue needs to be put into proper perspective. By Prashanth Parameswaran for The Diplomat. August 01, 2017. Late last week, a series of remarks by British officials about the country's future actions in ...

The ASEAN Summits and the South China Sea - The Diplomat

The U.S.-China tussle over the South China Sea issue will be on display in Manila this week. By Mark J. Valencia for The Diplomat. July 31, 2017. From August 2-8, ASEAN leaders and their dialogue partners, including rivals China and the United States ...

China Rips Into Brits' Plan for Gunboat Diplomacy in South China Sea; 'Remember the Opium War' - Executive Intelligence Review (EIR)

July 29, 2017 (EIRNS)—The official Chinese Communist Party paper Global Times' editorial today blasts the announcement by both U.K. Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson during a visit to Australia on July 27, and by U.K. Defense Secretary Michael Fallon on ...

Draft of ASEAN foreign ministerial statement appears to pay heed to China - The Mainichi

BANGKOK -- Foreign ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) appear to be paying consideration to China with a toned-down joint statement on its conduct in the South China Sea, a draft obtained by the Mainichi Shimbun indicates.

ASEAN, China ministers to endorse South China Sea code of conduct framework in Manila meet - GMA News

Foreign Ministers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China will endorse this week a crucial framework document that will initiate and shape formal negotiations for a regional code of conduct in the disputed South China Sea, the ...