Tag: Paracel Islands

  • USN transit upsets China

    Freedom of navigation still disputed. U.S. Navy ship sails in disputed South China Sea amid trade talks with Beijing BEIJING (Reuters) – A U.S. guided-missile destroyer sailed near disputed islands […]

  • China’s new build

    New construction prompts regional concern. China building on new reef in South China Sea, think tank says China has installed a new platform on a remote part of the Paracel […]

  • Spratly spat

    Rumble in the South China Sea continues. South China Sea dispute: Beijing attacks ‘irresponsible’ US comments China has branded as “irresponsible” US comments that it is intimidating its neighbours with […]

  • Paracel PLAN

    Bombers for Paracels. South China Sea dispute: China lands bombers on island China has for the first time landed bombers on disputed territory in the South China Sea, its air […]

  • Paracel storm

    USS Chafee takes a tour of the Paracels… U.S. warship sails near islands Beijing claims in South China Sea – U.S. officials WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A U.S. Navy destroyer sailed […]

  • China’s Spratly plans

    Lighthouses planned for Paracel Islands, too. China plans base station for rescue operations in South China Sea A Chinese government bureau is planning a base station for an advanced rescue […]

  • China CG loot trawler

    Tensions between China and Vietnam continue. China Coast Guard loots Vietnamese fishing boat A Vietnamese fishing boat was reportedly ambushed and looted by a China Coast Guard vessel off Vietnam’s […]

  • Vietnam determined to defend its waters

    Deputy Foreign Minister Pham Quang Vinh has affirmed Vietnam’s resolve Vietnam determined to defend its sovereignty and waters Deputy Foreign Minister Pham Quang Vinh has affirmed Vietnam’s resolve to defend […]

  • Crew speaks out about ship sinking

    When fishing in fiercely-contested territorial waters, a certain amount of risk must be assumed Vietnamese crew speaks out about ship sinking incident in disputed waters By Euan McKirdy, CNN Da Nang, Vietnam […]

  • Island Woes for Arsenal FC

    The ‘cat that made it to Manchester on the back of a van’ story this week regards Arsenal FC’s latest woes; it appears that the world famous football club has […]