Showing posts with label South China Sea. Show all posts
Showing posts with label South China Sea. Show all posts

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

China ‘Quietly' Conducts Electronic Warfare Tests in South China Sea

South China Sea
Weeks after delivering military equipment to the South China Sea's disputed Spratly Islands, China has begun to conduct tests on its tech-jamming weaponry, it was revealed Thursday.

Friday, June 15, 2018

China Carries Out Missile Drills in South China Sea amid Heightened Tensions

South China Sea
China’s navy carried out drills in the South China Sea to simulate fending off an aerial attack, state media said on Friday, as China and the United States trade barbs over who is responsible for heightened tensions in the disputed waterways.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

China Warns US against Provocations Following B-52 Flyby

 B-52
China is accusing the United States of militarizing the South China Sea after two American B-52 bombers flew close to a disputed Chinese-held shoal in a show of force.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Pentagon will ‘compete vigorously’ with Beijing in South China Sea – Mattis

Pentagon will ‘compete vigorously’ with Beijing in South China Sea
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has claimed that since Beijing’s South China Sea policy contradicts Washington’s strategy of “openness,” the US will have to “compete vigorously” wherever cooperation is impossible.

Monday, May 28, 2018

Philippines warns China of ‘red lines’ in S. China Sea feud – Foreign Secretary

Philippines warns China of ‘red lines’ in S. China Sea feud
The Philippines' Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said on Monday that China had been notified of “red lines,” or actions Manila would find unacceptable, in the South China Sea, AP reported.

South China Sea: China opposes US provocation in its territorial waters

Xisha Islands
China on Sunday voiced strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to two U.S. warships trespassing into China's territorial waters off the Xisha Islands.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

"No constructivo": China critica que EE.UU. retire su invitación para hacer maniobras en el Pacífico

 los ejercicios militares
El ministro de Exteriores de China, Wang Yi, ha estimado como una medida "no constructiva" el hecho de que Estados Unidos haya retirado su invitación para que el país asiático tomara parte en los ejercicios militares multinacionales RIMPAC que se desarrollan cada dos años en el océano Pacífico.

Monday, May 21, 2018

Philippines Expresses Concern Over Chinese Bombers Landing in South China Sea

Philippines Expresses Concern Over Chinese Bombers Landing in South China Sea
Despite Manila having stated that it can't verify the presence of the Chinese bombers, it has taken note of the reports and expressed "serious concerns anew on its impact to efforts to maintain peace and stability in the region," according to the Philippines' presidential spokesman Harry Roque.

Friday, May 4, 2018

Philippines 'confident' Chinese missiles 'not directed at us'

Philippines 'confident' Chinese missiles 'not directed at us'
The Philippines is "confident" that the missiles China recently deployed in the South China Sea, including in one reef declared by a tribunal in The Hague as part of Filipino territory, are not directed at Manila, a spokesman of President Rodrigo Duterte has said.

US Says Will Be Consequences for China's South China Sea Militarization

South China Sea
The United States has raised concerns with China about its latest militarization of the South China Sea and there will be near-term and long-term consequences, the White House said on Thursday.

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

Monday, January 22, 2018

China gains ASEAN support for South China Sea activities

Beijing's diplomatic spokeswoman Hua Chunying
China's foreign ministry extended its gratitude to Indonesia's defense minister after he reportedly expressed support for China's policies in the South China Sea.

Saturday, January 20, 2018

China says US trespassed its waters with warship

Scarborough Shoal
Chinese government has accused the U.S. of trespassing in its territorial waters when a U.S. guided missile destroyer sailed near a disputed shoal in the South China Sea.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

China Protests US Navy Sailing near South China Sea Claims

USS Chafee
China on Wednesday protested the sailing of a US Navy ship near its territorial claims in the South China Sea, saying it would continue to take measures to protect Beijing's interests in the vital waterway claimed by several nations.

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Hanoi Objects to Annual Chinese Military Drills in South China Sea

Paracel Islands
Beijing on Friday urged calm as Hanoi expressed frustration at China’s military drills in the South China Sea. The most recent disagreement over the contested water way has pushed tensions between the neighboring countries to their highest levels in three years.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Philippines Not Concerned by US Operation Near Spratly Islands : Spokesman

Spratly Islands
Manila does not object to the presence of the USS John S. McCain guided missile destroyer near the disputed Spratly Islands as the US operation was conducted in accordance with "freedom of navigation," presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella said Friday.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

En pleine tension dans la région, les USA enverront leur porte-avions au Vietnam

la Mer de Chine méridionale
Sur fond du différend autour de la Mer de Chine méridionale, le Vietnam se tourne vers Washington pour muscler la coopération navale. Une visite d’un bâtiment de guerre américaine vers les côtes vietnamiennes est déjà au menu.

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

President Xi Says China Loves Peace but Won't Compromise on Sovereignty

china taiwan
China loves peace but will never compromise on defending its sovereignty, President Xi Jinping said on Tuesday while marking 90 years since the founding of the People's Liberation Army.

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