Thursday, 14 July 2016
HWW: Pacific Sentinel: News Story: Chinese ships sunk Vietnamese vessel a...
Pacific Sentinel: News Story: Chinese ships sunk Vietnamese vessel a...: Ahead of the United Nations Permanent Arbitration Court’s July 12 ruling on the Philippine-Sino case, two Chinese ships have rammed and s...
"China has hit back after a Hague-based arbitration court ruled on Tuesday that China has no historic title over the waters of the South China Sea and that it has breached the Philippines’ sovereign rights with its actions.
China has called the arbitration a “farce”. The US, on the other hand, called the ruling an ‘important contribution’ to resolution of disputes.
Chinese President Xi Jinping reacted saying China will not accept any proposition or action based on the ruling issued on Tuesday by the South China Sea arbitral tribunal unilaterally initiated by the former Philippine government."