A stronger defense structure will help - Manila Bulletin

Secretary of Defense Delfin Lorenzana has been giving a lot of thought to the South China Sea (SCS) lately. In a recent interview with an American news agency, he said he does not see the United States starting a war with China over the SCS as ...

Beijing has set itself up for failure if Donald Trump acts on the South China Sea, experts say - NEWS.com.au

AS WE speak, politicians and strategists are grappling with the prospect of a war between the United States and China. Tensions have flared between the two nations since the election of Donald Trump, with the disputed South China Sea, threats of a ...

In the Trump era, we can't rule out war between China and the US, whether over trade or security - South China Morning Post

Deng Yuwen says direct conflict is possible between the two powers – with their vastly different models – when distrust runs so deep. A Trump presidency may well send the two tumbling into a Thucydides trap. PUBLISHED : Friday, 10 February, 2017, 11: ...

Chinese scientists join IODP expedition to South China Sea(1/4) - ecns

The U.S. drilling ship JOIDES Resolution is docked at a port in Hong Kong, south China, Feb. 8, 2017. Dozens of scientists from different countries are set to start an expedition to the South China Sea, to explore the formation of the sea as part of ...