Chinese navy troops patrol Woody Island, in the Paracel Archipelago, which is claimed by a number of countries. Photo: Reuters Chinese navy troops patrol Woody Island, in the Paracel Archipelago, which is claimed by a number of countries. Photo: Reuters
Chinese navy troops patrol Woody Island, in the Paracel Archipelago, which is claimed by a number of countries. Photo: Reuters
South China Sea

South China Sea: United States urges United Nations to reject China’s claims

  • US adds its voice to objections from Southeast Asia to Beijing’s assertion of maritime sovereignty over the contested waters
  • American ambassador echoes Indonesian suggestion that Chinese claims do not comply with international law

Topic |   South China Sea
Chinese navy troops patrol Woody Island, in the Paracel Archipelago, which is claimed by a number of countries. Photo: Reuters Chinese navy troops patrol Woody Island, in the Paracel Archipelago, which is claimed by a number of countries. Photo: Reuters
Chinese navy troops patrol Woody Island, in the Paracel Archipelago, which is claimed by a number of countries. Photo: Reuters
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