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  1. News - Asia - TAIWAN

    Taiwan stages live-fire exercises in hotly contested Spratly Island chain

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... China, Vietnam, Malaysia, the Philippines and Brunei- since long-range mortars and artillery were shifted to Taiping Island in August last year. The exercise took place in the middle ... which were transported to the island last year. Vietnam expressed its anger over the new weapons. All claimants to the Spratlys, apart from Brunei, have troops based in the archipelago of more ...

  2. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan lawmakers visit Spratlys as garrison stages drill

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 09:25pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... of their combat capabilities. We have faith in them.” The Spratlys – a group of islands claimed entirely or in part by Taiwan, China, Vietnam, Malaysia, the Philippines and Brunei – are believed to lie ... rows between countries with overlapping territorial claims. The second Kuomintang legislator Chen Chen-hsiang, formerly the army commander, said Vietnam has emerged as the biggest threat ...

  3. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan stages military drill as Philippines row continues

    Posted May 16th 2013, 07:04pm by AFP

    ... China, the Philippines, Taiwan, Vietnam, Malaysia and Brunei all have competing claims to parts of the strategic and resource-rich maritime region. “This (exercise) highlights Taiwan’s navigation ...

  4. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan's all-volunteer military could leave garrisons short

    Posted Mar 06th 2013, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... Malaysia, Vietnam and the Philippines. Tensions have been on the rise in recent months, with the mainland, Vietnam and the Philippines either staging military drills or reinforcing their claims ...

  5. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan protests Chinese passports over territory claim

    Posted Nov 23rd 2012, 06:11pm by Agence France-Presse in Taipei

    ... exchanges. China’s new passports also provoked protests by the Philippines and Vietnam for showing various islands in the South China Sea as being in its territory despite overlapping sovereignty ...

  6. News - China - TAIWAN

    Taiwan warns Japan against nationalising disputed islands

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 07:54pm by Associated Press in Pengchia

    ... in South China Sea’s Pratas and Spratly island chains to strengthen guards. Those chains are claimed by Taiwan, China, Vietnam, the Philippines, Brunei and Malaysia. “Ma has tried to avoid ...



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