US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: ReutersUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Reuters
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Reuters

US will back nations that say Beijing violated their South China Sea claims, Pompeo says

  • Beijing claims 90 per cent of the potentially energy-rich South China Sea, but Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam also lay claim to parts of it
  • Vietnam said it welcomed any views on the South China Sea that were in accordance with international law

Topic |   South China Sea
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: ReutersUS Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Reuters
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Reuters
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