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What else can ASEAN do to deescalate the South China Sea conflict?

  The new Chinese hegemony in Asia Pacific poses both opportunities and risks for member states of ASEAN. China’s Belt and Road initiative promises new...

One year after PCA ruling, China must abide by the law

One year ago, on July 12, 2016, the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) announced that the South China Sea Arbitral Tribunal had issued a...
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Is China manipulating trade to assert its power in South China Sea?

The South China Sea or SCS conflict takes a different dimension when the role of China as a major foreign direct investment or FDI...

Is there China’s hand in Pedra Branca dispute?

Citing 'new evidence' that it has uncovered - a decade after losing the case for the ownership of the football field size rock - that...
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