Foreign ministry official Xu Hong pictured during his press briefing in Beijing on Thursday. Photo: Reuters Foreign ministry official Xu Hong pictured during his press briefing in Beijing on Thursday. Photo: Reuters
Foreign ministry official Xu Hong pictured during his press briefing in Beijing on Thursday. Photo: Reuters

China brands international court hearings passing judgement on its claims in South China Sea an ‘orchestrated show’

Foreign ministry steps up rhetoric against the tribunal in The Hague ahead of its ruling on China’s territorial claims in the region

Topic |   South China Sea: Hague case
Foreign ministry official Xu Hong pictured during his press briefing in Beijing on Thursday. Photo: Reuters Foreign ministry official Xu Hong pictured during his press briefing in Beijing on Thursday. Photo: Reuters
Foreign ministry official Xu Hong pictured during his press briefing in Beijing on Thursday. Photo: Reuters
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