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Wellington, May 22 (ANI): The Chinese Navy's warnings to an American surveillance plane to leave air space around the disputed islands in the South China Sea recently indicates that Beijing may consider creating a military exclusion zone, a move that could spark off regional tensions, a report said.
Washington, May 17 (ANI): The United States and China have refused to budge from their respective positions over the latter's land reclamation activities in the disputed territories of South China Sea, with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Ji "politely but pointedly" declining Washington's push for a diplomatic solution to ease the tensions.
John Kerry to urge Beijing to halt projects in South China Sea May 16, 11:49 am
London, May 16 (ANI): US Secretary of State John Kerry, who is in China, will urge Beijing to halt its "increasingly assertive actions" in the South China Sea.
Pentagon mulls military patrols of China's artificial islands in 'disputed' South China Sea May 13, 4:45 pm
London, May 13 (ANI): The Pentagon is reportedly mulling sending US military aircraft and ships to assert freedom of navigation around the artificial island being built by China in the disputed South China Sea, a US official said.
London, May 10 (ANI): A senior pilot has claimed that the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 was deliberately crashed by the pilot in an act of suicide.
London, May 9 (ANI): U.S. Government officials have reportedly expressed concern over China's expansionist designs through the construction of artificial islands in the disputed South China area.
China warns Japan-US alliance should not undermine Beijing's interests, disturb Asia-Pacific region Apr 29, 1:17 pm
Beijing, April 29 (ANI): Day after United States President Barack Obama rolled out the red carpet to welcome Japanese Prime Minister Shizno Abe at the White House, Beijing has warned that Tokyo's alliance with Washington should not undermine China's interests or disturb the Asia-Pacific region.
ASEAN warns China's island-building attempts may 'undermine peace, security' in South China Sea Apr 27, 12:25 pm
London, April 27 (ANI): A statement released by the leaders of Southeast Asian nations ahead of a summit has said that China's island-building efforts "may undermine peace, security and stability" in the disputed South China Sea.
London, Apr. 18 (ANI): China is building a runway on a reef in the disputed territory of South China Sea, according to satellite images.
London, April 10 (ANI): U.S. President Barack Obama has voiced concerns over China using "sheer size and muscle" to intimidate smaller nations in the row over the South China Sea.
US Naval chief terms China's 'great wall of sand' in 'disputed' South China Sea 'worrisome' Apr 2, 11:22 am
Melbourne, April 2 (ANI): A U.S. commander has warned that the creation of "a great wall of sand" by China through land reclamation in the South China Sea has raised serious concerns over its territorial intentions.
London, Feb 27 (ANI): China is reportedly expanding its presence in the South China Sea in order to include stationing for ships and potential airfields as part of its "aggressive efforts to exert sovereignty," the U.S. intelligence chief said.
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): China is building new islands with helipads, airstrips, harbors and facilities to support troops in disputed waters in the South China Sea through land reclamation, new analysis shows.
Sydney, Nov 23 (ANI): China is building a huge island in the South China Sea that would accommodate its first offshore airstrip in an area where Beijing is involved in territorial disputes with neighbouring countries, said a U.S. military spokesman.
New Delhi, Oct. 27 (ANI): India and Vietnam are scheduled to sign an agreement on Tuesday allowing the former to explore the South China Sea for oil, despite strong protests from China.
New Delhi, Sept.15 (ANI): The top representatives of India and Vietnam on Monday signed seven pacts to further strengthen the strategic partnership in the key sectors including oil exploration, agriculture and connectivity between the two countries.
China justifies reclamation work by 'indisputable sovereignty' over South China Sea claim Sep 11, 11:34 am
London, Sep 11 (ANI): China has reportedly justified its land reclamation work in the South China Sea by saying that it has "indisputable sovereignty" over the region.
US, China embroiled in tussle over South China Sea claims Aug 11, 2:42 pm
Washington, Aug 11 (ANI): The US says that it is not competing with China for influence and leadership in Southeast Asia, even as the two countries made it evident at a weekend meeting of regional foreign ministers in Burma.
Beijing, July 16 (ANI) China has urged the countries outside the area of South China Sea to stay away from territorial disputes, following a proposal by a U.S. official to change the existing state of affairs in the region.
China under-reported 2014 defence spending by 20%: US report Jun 7, 6:05 pm
London, June 7 (ANI): An annual report by the US defence department says that China has under reported its 2014 defence spending by 20 percent.
London, June 1 (ANI): The United States has accused China of 'destabilising' Asian region over the South China Sea claim.
Beijing, May 22 (ANI): Chinese president Xi Jinping has proposed a new framework for security cooperation in Asia and a new structure for regional partnerships, urging its neighbours to refrain from bolstering military alliances with the US.
Sydney, May 18 (ANI): As the search for the missing Malaysia Airline plane is set to enter its tenth week, the first book about the disaster, with a theory about what might have happened, is said to go on sale in Australia tomorrow.
London, May 18 (ANI): China has evacuated more than 3,000 Chinese from Vietnam following a wave of anti-Chinese riots.
Beijing warns Washington against fueling maritime provocation May 14, 1:31 pm
Beijing, May 14 (ANI): Describing Washington's latest remarks on the South China Sea as "inspiring belligerency," Beijing has reportedly urged US to stop fueling maritime provocation.
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