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Chinese Signaling in the East China Sea?

Chinese Signaling in the East China Sea?

(Photo Credit: AFP/Japan Coast Guard) (BGF) - In this article, featured in The Washington Post, M. Taylor Fravel and Alastair Iain Johnston, professors at MIT and Harvard University, respectively, analyze recent data on the frequency of Chinese coast guard patrols off...

Philippines files evidence against China’s claims

(BGF) -  In a news conference, Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario told that the Philippines submitted documents, consist of nearly 4,000 pages of analysis and documentary evidence, to the tribunal in The Hague against China's territorial claims in the South China...

China Defends New Fishing Rules in Disputed Waters

(BGF) - China defended its new fishing rules in Hainan province by saying that it is "totally normal", and that it is in accordance to the national law to "regulate conservation, management and utilization of maritime biological resources", the Voice of America...

Gazmin on China threat: Irresponsible

(BGF) - In a commentary issued by Chinese People's Daily, it accused the Philippines of making the Association of Southeast Asian Nations an “accomplice” in the “violation” of China’s “sovereignty” over some islets and shoals in the West Philippine Sea; “illegal...

China sends ships to another Phl shoal

(BGF) - The Philippine Star reported on May 22 that the Philippines called on China to respect the sovereign rights and jurisdiction of the Philippines over its continental shelf, including the waters around the Ayungin shoal after detecting Chinese fishing vessels...