23 - 5 - 2017 | 15:50
  • Increase font size
  • Default font size
  • Decrease font size
Home Weekly News Weekly News 15/5 - 21/5

Weekly News 15/5 - 21/5

E-mail Print PDF

-(Channel NewsAsia 18/5) 4 Indonesian soldiers killed in South China Sea exercise, when an artillery cannon malfunctioned.

-(Reuters 17/5) China installs rocket launchers on disputed South China Sea island, according to a state-run newspaper, offering new details on China's ongoing military build-up.

-(CNN 17/5) South China Sea exploration with China, Vietnam to be 'carefully considered': Philippines

-(Nikkei 17/5) China, Philippines to hold first South China Sea talks Friday: Nations will seek ways to manage their territorial dispute, 'prevent escalation'.

-(Reuters 16/5) U.S. navy chief says fleet needs to expand as maritime competition rises, Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson said.

-(ABS-CBN 16/5) Duterte open to joint exploration in South China Sea, as long as it is "fair" to the Philippines. –(Rappler 16/5) Duterte wishes success for South China Sea talks as he meets Xi, Li

-(Reuters 15/5) China, Vietnam agree to keep South China Sea tensions in check, avoiding actions to complicate or widen them.

-(The Diplomat 15/5) US, Singapore, Thailand launch first trilateral exercise in South China Sea: Trilateral engagement is yet another manifestation of the growing multilateralization of U.S. exercises in the region.

alt-(Real Clear Defense 15/5) China deploys new aircraft to South China Sea, according to exclusive satellite imagery obtained by Defense News.

-(Reuters 15/5) Philippines to shop for Chinese, Russian arms due to strict U.S. conditions


Older news items:

Add comment


Security code
Refresh

Language

South China Sea Studies

Joomla Slide Menu by DART Creations

Special Publication

 

Search

Login Form

Subscribe form

Top Photo Galleries

Web Links

VIETNAM MOFA SPOKESPERSON

 

NATIONAL BOUNDARIES