A photo from 1995 shows China’s flag flying over octagonal structures built on stilts at the Manila-claimed Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP
Bhavan Jaipragas
Opinion

Opinion

Bhavan Jaipragas

US shift on South China Sea may help Asean’s quiet ‘lawfare’ resolve dispute

  • A new arbitration case may be the best way to persuade China that dispute resolution through international law is the best way to peace in the waters.
A photo from 1995 shows China’s flag flying over octagonal structures built on stilts at the Manila-claimed Mischief Reef in the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea. Photo: AFP
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