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Australia commits to maintain peace in South China Sea

Defence Minister says government to continue sending ships and planes to ensure freedom of navigation in area with multiple ownership claimsBy P Prem KumarKUALA...

China PM says doesn’t want Japan relations to falter

Li Keqiang says although bilateral relationship 'not fully established and still fragile' does not want to see ties go backwardsBy Mahmut Atanur BEIJING...

Malaysian minister to meet counterparts over sea dispute

Defense ministers of Australia, Vietnam and Philippines to discuss South China Sea tensions MondayBy P Prem KumarKUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia's defense minister announced...

Malaysia to caution China over South China Sea

Malaysian foreign minister says flight tests, landings conducted by China have potential to increase tensions ...

Philippines urges respect of Hague South China Sea verdict

Secretary of foreign affairs says all 'responsible' states asking China respect May ruling By Roy RamosZAMBOANGA - The Philippines secretary of foreign affairs...

Taiwan president to visit island in South China Sea

China's rapid construction of seven islands in area has drawn alarm across parts of AsiaBEIJING - Taiwan's president has announced a visit to...

Cambodia to interview Montagnard asylum seekers in limbo

Official says members of Christian minority will not be returned to Vietnam until interviews determine refugee statusBy Lauren CrothersPHNOM PENH, Cambodia – Cambodia’s...

Philippines protests China flight test on disputed reef

Says will lodge formal protest at test on newly completed runway in South China SeaBy Roy Ramos ZAMBOANGA, Philippines  - The Philippines has protested China's...

China dismisses Vietnam’s protest over Spratly airstrip

Beijing says test flight to new airstrip on reclaimed reef in disputed Spratly Islands ‘completely within China's sovereignty’BEIJING - China has dismissed Vietnam’s protest...

China hails Vietnam ties, urges proper problem solving

Xi Jinping hails bilateral relations during trip to southern neighbor, urges both nations to handle differences diplomatically, properlyBEIJING - President Xi Jinping has...

Vietnam to allow Japan to make calls at strategic port

Japan, Vietnam, defense ministers agree that base in Cam Ranh Bay -roughly 460 km from Spratly Islands -will welcome Japanese vesselsTOKYO - Vietnam...

UPDATE – China's president kicks off two-day visit to Vietnam

President Xi's visit to neighboring country comes two days after Japan sent boats to Vietnam to be used as patrol vessels in disputed area...

China's president kicks off two-day visit to Vietnam

President Xi's visit to neighboring country comes two days after Japan sent boats to Vietnam to be used as patrol vessels in disputed area...

Japan sends Vietnam boats to patrol South China Sea

Japan provides two boats to Vietnam to be used to patrol South China Sea, where China continues to demonstrate its powerTOKYO - Japan...

Asylum seekers return after warning from Cambodia

Group of Christian asylum seekers from Vietnam who sought refuge in Cambodia voluntarily return after government warning By Lauren Crothers PHNOM PENH - A group of...