Vietnam’s activity in the South China Sea on the rise

Vietnam’s activity in the South China Sea on the rise

Hanoi: Vietnam has challenged China by newly commencing dredging and construction work in the disputed areas of the ‘South China Sea’. Apart from this construction, tensions are also increasing between the Vietnamese fishing boats and Chinese coast guards. Meanwhile, the Chinese foreign ministry had claimed a few days back that China was receiving a positive […]

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Britain to deploy its aircraft carrier in South China Sea

Britain to deploy its aircraft carrier in South China Sea

Washington: Underlining the freedom of maritime navigation, Britain has announced that it would soon send fighter planes in the South China Sea. Along with this, a British aircraft carrier warship will also be deployed in next few years, in the waters of the South China Sea, informed the British ambassador to the US, Kim Darroch. […]

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Philippine President declares its ‘separation from the U.S.’ says will embrace China

Philippine President declares its ‘separation from the U.S.’ says will embrace China

Beijing / Manila : Philippine President, ‘Rodrigo Duterte’ declares that it will break all collaborations with the United States on his visit to China. Duterte said that Philippines will separate from the United States and is trying to embrace China. He also said that henceforth China, Russia & Philippines will stand united against the world. […]

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China to set up world’s smallest, floating nuclear power plants in South China Sea over next 5 years

China to set up world’s smallest, floating nuclear power plants in South China Sea over next 5 years

Beijing : While the military activities in the ‘South China Sea’ are on the increase,  a small nuclear plant will soon  be operational in one of the islands in this region, as announced by China. China claims that this nuclear plant is being developed to supply electricity to residential and military buildings in the artificial islands […]

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China & Vietnam to resolve their differences over the South China Sea through bilateral talks

China & Vietnam to resolve their differences over the South China Sea through bilateral talks

Beijing : “China and Vietnam should resolve their dispute over the South China Sea through discussions,” appealed Xi Jinping, the Chinese President after his meeting with Nguyen Xuan Phuc, the Vietnamese Prime Minister. Nguyen in turn stated that his government in power since July, would have China on its list of priorities in its foreign policy. […]

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Japan to enhance military capabilities to counter China and North Korea

Japan to enhance military capabilities to counter China and North Korea

Tokyo : Amidst the growing tension with China and North Korea, Japan has shown signs of speeding up its military capabilities. On Wednesday, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s Government has proposed a military budget of $50 billion to the Parliament which includes fighter jets, drones, Anti- Ship missile system, Chinook helicopters and Air to ship missiles. […]

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