Tang Yong was reelected to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf. Photo: Handout
Tang Yong was reelected to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf. Photo: Handout
Diplomacy

China chalks up success in push to promote favoured candidates on international bodies

  • The country’s representative has secured another term on a leading UN maritime body that rules on important economic and political disputes
  • However, one legal expert cautioned that it was unlikely to boost the country’s claims over the South China Sea

Tang Yong was reelected to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf. Photo: Handout
Tang Yong was reelected to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf. Photo: Handout
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