BEIJING/MANILA (Reuters) – China and the Philippines have agreed to avoid force to resolve their differences over the South China Sea, according to a joint statement issued on Thursday by China at the
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By Steve Holland and Karen Lema MANILA (Reuters) – Leaders from across Asia joined U.S.
MANILA (Reuters) – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Tuesday China had “graciously” agreed at a summit of Asian nations to start negotiations towards a code of conduct in the South China
BEIJING (Reuters) – China will firmly safeguard freedom of navigation and overflight in the South China Sea, Premier Li Keqiang said on Tuesday at a regional summit in Manila, state news agency Xinhua
China agreed to hold discussions with ASEAN officials to address issues surrounding the South China Sea. The Chinese Premier said he hoped the talks would increase stability in the region.
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By Steve Holland and Mai Nguyen HANOI (Reuters) – U.S.
HANOI (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday that he was prepared to mediate between claimants to the South China Sea, which include Vietnam and China.