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UN chief urges peaceful solution of South China Sea dispute »

HANOI, Vietnam–UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called Friday for a peaceful solution to territorial disputes in the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea), where China’s increased assertiveness has alarmed its smaller neighbors. Ban

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US-China exchange highlights tension over disputed sea »

The tense radio exchange between a US spy plane and the Chinese Navy in the Spratlys on Wednesday underscores the tension caused by China’s land reclamation in the South China

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Gov’t reaffirms diplomatic approach in West PH Sea dispute »

Following continued reports of China’s aggressive reclamation over the contested West Philippine Sea, Malacañang on Friday maintained that diplomatic arbitration remains to be the country’s best approach in dealing with

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WATCH: US Navy spy plane flies over West PH Sea »

The US Navy has released videos of its recent flight operations over the disputed West Philippine Sea (South China Sea), which exposed China's aggressive expansion in the region.

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US planes keep distance from Chinese ‘islands’ — for now »

WASHINGTON–US surveillance aircraft and naval ships have yet to test China’s territorial claims around artificial islands built in the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea), but the Pentagon warned Thursday that could

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