Asia's worry: Having to take sides - The Straits Times

From strategic rivalry and safety at sea to mitigating nuclear and terror threats, we look at key issues participantsat the Shangri-La Dialogue will discuss. Why do these issues matter, and what can we expect to hear? As China rises, its rivalry with ...

Chinese jets intercept US surveillance plane - The Straits Times

WASHINGTON • Two Chinese fighter jets intercepted a United States Navy surveillance plane over the South China Sea last Wednesday, with one coming within 180m of the American aircraft. Initial reports showed that the P-3 Orion surveillance plane was ...

China intercepts US plane flying over South China Sea - Taipei Times

A US Navy P-3 Orion maritime patrol aircraft takes off from Incirlik airbase in Adana, Turkey, on Aug. 3, 2015. Photo: Reuters. Two Chinese aircraft conducted an unprofessional intercept of a US Navy surveillance aircraft over the South China Sea, the ...

US complains about Chinese jets intercepting navy aircraft - The Japan News

The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Two Chinese aircraft conducted an unprofessional intercept of a U.S. Navy surveillance aircraft over the South China Sea, the Pentagon said Friday, marking the second time in about a week that the U.S. has ...