Tag Archives: South China Sea dispute

MACK WILLIAMS. Here we go again: Julie Bishop and Duterte!

  Foreign Minister Bishop’s not so gentle rebuke of President Duterte that the Philippines as a claimant state should pull its weight in the South China Sea eerily had all the elements of the earlier Australian approach to the acrimonious … Continue reading

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Geoff Miller. Australia should not follow the US into an ill-considered adventure in the South China Sea

Current Affairs We all owe thanks to Sam Bateman for his excellent East Asia Forum article of 1 June in which he explains that the situation in the South China Sea around the Spratlys is not at all simple according to maritime … Continue reading

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