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US expert believes collective action needed to address East Sea issue

US expert believes collective action needed to address East Sea issue

VOV.VN - The pathway to settle the ongoing sovereignty disputes in the East Sea, also known as the South China Sea, requires the close co-operation of concerned parties in order to press China into stopping their illegal activities in the sea, a leading security expert from the Unites States has suggested.

Vietnam advised to get stronger int’l support in East Sea issues

Vietnam advised to get stronger int’l support in East Sea issues

Vietnam should make greater efforts to get stronger support from the international community in the South China Sea (called the East Sea in Vietnam) issues and hold more activities similar to South China Sea International Conferences, a leading foreign expert has suggested.

US senators oppose China’s actions in South China Sea

US senators oppose China’s actions in South China Sea

Ely Ratner, former Deputy National Security Advisor to former Vice President Joe Biden has posted on his Twitter a letter of four US senators opposing China’s actions in the South China Sea and urging Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to ensure that China’s aggressive and expansionist behavior in the South China Sea is a top priority in his discussions at the ASEAN Regional Forum in Bangkok.

Duterte aligns Philippines with China, says US has lost

Duterte aligns Philippines with China, says US has lost

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte announced his "separation" from the United States on October 20, declaring he had realigned with China as the two agreed to resolve their South China Sea dispute through talks.

Tensions over South China Sea belie summit cordiality

Tensions over South China Sea belie summit cordiality

The Philippines said on September 7 it was "gravely concerned" that Chinese boats were preparing to build structures at a disputed shoal in the South China Sea, shattering an appearance of cordiality at an Asian summit in Laos.

Japan, China to hold summit meeting amid island row

Japan, China to hold summit meeting amid island row

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will hold talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping on September 5, the Japanese government said, the first such meeting in more than a year as Asia's two largest countries are locked in a territorial dispute.

Obama presses China's Xi on East Sea ahead of G20

Obama presses China's Xi on East Sea ahead of G20

US President Barack Obama on September 3 pressed his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping on territorial disputes in the South China Sea, urging Beijing to uphold its legal obligations and stressing the United States' commitments to its regional allies.

US diplomatic strategy on East Sea appears to founder

US diplomatic strategy on East Sea appears to founder

In the lead-up to an international court ruling on China's claims in the East Sea (international name South China Sea) this month, United States officials talked about rallying a coalition to impose "terrible" costs to Beijing's international reputation if flouted the court's decision.

PCA’s historic East Sea ruling

PCA’s historic East Sea ruling

VOV.VN - On July 12 the Permanent Court of Arbitration in the Hague announced its ruling in the Philippines case against China’s nine-dash line claims of historical rights in the East Sea.