Philippines versus China: Might, Right, and International Law in the South China Sea
July 17, 2015
Philippines versus China: Might, Right, and International Law in the South China Sea
The Diplomat's Ankit Panda, Shannon Tiezzi, and Prashanth Parameswaran discuss the South China Sea.
Philippines versus China: Might, Right, and International Law in the South China Sea
US Must Hold Firm in South China Sea Dispute
June 03, 2015
US Must Hold Firm in South China Sea Dispute
Backing away now will be seen in Beijing and elsewhere as a further erosion of U.S. credibility.
US Must Hold Firm in South China Sea Dispute
Beijing’s Formidable Strategy in the South China Sea
May 21, 2015
Beijing’s Formidable Strategy in the South China Sea
Beijing is prevailing over its neighbors in the South China Sea. It may also have the solution.
Beijing’s Formidable Strategy in the South China Sea
China, Philippines Spar Over South China Sea Run-Ins
April 25, 2015
China, Philippines Spar Over South China Sea Run-Ins
Manila and Beijing clashed over a series of run-ins between their citizens and militaries in disputed areas.
China, Philippines Spar Over South China Sea Run-Ins
Beijing’s Fait Accompli in the South China Sea
April 16, 2015
Beijing’s Fait Accompli in the South China Sea
China is achieving its foreign policy objectives without firing a shot.
Beijing’s Fait Accompli in the South China Sea
US, Philippines to Hold Expanded War Games
April 08, 2015
US, Philippines to Hold Expanded War Games
The annual exercises are set to double in size.
US, Philippines to Hold Expanded War Games
Philippines Accuses China of Ramming Boats in South China Sea
February 05, 2015
Philippines Accuses China of Ramming Boats in South China Sea
Once again, the Philippine government is publicizing China's bad behavior in the South China Sea.
Philippines Accuses China of Ramming Boats in South China Sea
Philippines Wages 'Mapfare' Against China
September 12, 2014
Philippines Wages 'Mapfare' Against China
With a new map exhibit, the Philippines tries to repudiate China's historical claims to South China Sea territories.
Philippines Wages 'Mapfare' Against China
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
July 16, 2014
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
China may unwittingly find itself facing a similar string of events to those that confronted Germany in 1914.
East Asia’s Lessons from World War I
US-Philippines to Hold South China Sea Naval Drill
June 20, 2014
US-Philippines to Hold South China Sea Naval Drill
Later this month, the U.S. and Philippine Navies and Marines will hold a joint drill near the Scarborough Shoal.
US-Philippines to Hold South China Sea Naval Drill
The Costs of Victory Without Honor for China
June 10, 2014
The Costs of Victory Without Honor for China
What is China giving up with its current strategy in the South and East China Seas?
The Costs of Victory Without Honor for China
Shangri-La Dialogue: Beijing’s Iron Fist in a Velvet Glove
May 27, 2014
Shangri-La Dialogue: Beijing’s Iron Fist in a Velvet Glove
China’s approach to this year’s Dialogue is communicating a simple message.
Shangri-La Dialogue: Beijing’s Iron Fist in a Velvet Glove
US, Philippines Begin Annual 'Balikatan' Military Exercise
May 06, 2014
US, Philippines Begin Annual 'Balikatan' Military Exercise
The annual exercise will involve 5,500 troops and focus primarily on disaster relief.
US, Philippines Begin Annual 'Balikatan' Military Exercise
China’s National Priorities in Hunt for MH370
March 21, 2014
China’s National Priorities in Hunt for MH370
A standoff with the Philippines appeared more important for China’s Coast Guard than a search for survivors.
China’s National Priorities in Hunt for MH370
US-Philippines Reach Deal on US Military Access
March 14, 2014
US-Philippines Reach Deal on US Military Access
Manila will welcome the U.S. military back to the country after ejecting it in 1992.
US-Philippines Reach Deal on US Military Access
China Fires Water Cannons at Philippine Fishermen
February 25, 2014
China Fires Water Cannons at Philippine Fishermen
A top Philippines military officer said China's Coast Guard fired water cannons at fishermen in the Scarborough Shoal.
China Fires Water Cannons at Philippine Fishermen
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