In this file photo, the Ronald Reagan and Nimitz Carrier Strike Groups steam in formation in the South China Sea, July 6. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Jason Tarleton)

South China Sea: beware of US ‘sabotage’, Beijing warns Southeast Asia

  • Diplomatic spats in the Philippines and Myanmar show the two superpowers are jostling for influence in the region as ties deteriorate, experts say
  • US diplomats raise eyebrows with use of the term ‘West Philippines Sea’ and for warning Myanmar of Chinese ‘exploitation’
Topic |   South China Sea
In this file photo, the Ronald Reagan and Nimitz Carrier Strike Groups steam in formation in the South China Sea, July 6. (U.S. Navy/MC3 Jason Tarleton)
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