An aerial shot of a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on April 21, 2017. Photo: AFP An aerial shot of a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on April 21, 2017. Photo: AFP
An aerial shot of a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on April 21, 2017. Photo: AFP
South China Sea

Letters | South China Sea: three ways to promote peace and friendship

  • China and Asean countries should avoid activities that affect discussions of boundary issues, and freedom of navigation should not be impeded by any country
  • They should adopt a dual track approach to turn conflict into cooperation while claimant states explore areas where functional cooperation can be undertaken

Topic |   South China Sea
An aerial shot of a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on April 21, 2017. Photo: AFP An aerial shot of a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on April 21, 2017. Photo: AFP
An aerial shot of a reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea on April 21, 2017. Photo: AFP
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