China must respect Filipino fishermen’s right to livelihood after Hague ruling

China is still preventing Filipinos from fishing in the Scarborough Shoal despite a historic ruling by an international tribunal favoring them. Adding to their woes comes a new ruling by China’s Supreme Court which says people caught illegally fishing in… Read More ›
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US backs resumption of China-Philippines talks on South China Sea

By Simon Webb and Manuel Mogato VIENTIANE (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said on Tuesday he supported the resumption of bilateral talks between China and the Philippines over the South China Sea, following a ruling against Beijing… Read More › Syndicated from Asia Times Continue reading US backs resumption of China-Philippines talks on South China Sea