The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague is expected to deliver its ruling on China’s claims on Tuesday. Illustration: SCMP
The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague is expected to deliver its ruling on China’s claims on Tuesday. Illustration: SCMP

What’s China’s ‘nine-dash line’ and why has it created so much tension in the South China Sea?

The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague is expected to deliver its ruling on China’s claims on Tuesday. Illustration: SCMP
The Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague is expected to deliver its ruling on China’s claims on Tuesday. Illustration: SCMP
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