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RICHARD WOOLCOTT. The South China Sea, China, Philippines, Australia and the US.

I was surprised the Opposition did not differentiate itself from the Australian Coalition Government’s strong  support for the US and the Philippine position on the South China Sea issue. It can be argued that it was misleading to state in … Continue reading

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TONY KEVIN. South China Sea dispute: a furious China challenges the high priests of international law

  One privilege of being retired that one can watch ABC News24 daytime television while others are hard at work. On Wednesday 13 July around midday, I was treated to a dramatic spectacle: a Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister in an … Continue reading

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