The app ban in Vietnam is part of a widening crackdown by Southeast Asian countries against depictions of disputed territorial delineations. Photo: SCMP / K.Y. Cheng

Vietnam orders car importer to ditch navigation maps showing ‘nine-dash line’ in South China Sea

  • The app ban is part of a widening crackdown by Southeast Asian countries against depictions of disputed territorial delineations
  • China’s claim to sovereignty over about 80 per cent of the South China Sea relies in part on the controversial nine-dash line
Topic |   Vietnam

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The app ban in Vietnam is part of a widening crackdown by Southeast Asian countries against depictions of disputed territorial delineations. Photo: SCMP / K.Y. Cheng
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Abominable is about a Chinese girl who discovers a yeti living on her roof. Photo: Universal Studios

‘Abominable’ won’t be screened in Malaysia after South China Sea map uproar

  • Film distributor said it could not comply with Malaysia censors’ demands to cut controversial scene showing Beijing’s disputed claims in the South China Sea
  • Decision comes after Vietnam pulled the Universal Pictures movie from theatres days ago and the Philippines’ foreign secretary called for the segment to be excised
Topic |   South China Sea

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Abominable is about a Chinese girl who discovers a yeti living on her roof. Photo: Universal Studios
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