Woody Island, known as Yongxing Island in Chinese, in the South China Sea. Photo: Handout
Woody Island, known as Yongxing Island in Chinese, in the South China Sea. Photo: Handout

Can South China Sea conflict between Washington and Beijing be avoided?

  • Urgent calls for new security talks before the two major powers stumble into a shooting war
  • Experts say a showdown could easily spin out of control

Topic |   South China Sea
Woody Island, known as Yongxing Island in Chinese, in the South China Sea. Photo: Handout
Woody Island, known as Yongxing Island in Chinese, in the South China Sea. Photo: Handout
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