South China Sea

455 species of fish are critically endangered, according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature ©123RF
Are global fish stocks on the brink of collapse?
China lays claim to a large swath of the South China Sea ©Xinhua News Agency/PA Images
China calls for code of conduct in South China Sea
Saigon Port is one of the world's busiest container ports ©Getty Images
In the spotlight: Vietnam
China launched a new aircraft carrier as a show of military strength but still struggles with its soft power policies © PA Images
China's soft power dealt with a heavy hand
China sailed its aircraft carrier past Taiwan today, causing it to scramble its aircraft Reuters reported ©Taisheng/Color China Photo/AP Images
Common interest in maritime peace, says China
China developing nuclear battery packs
CSIS has added aircraft to show the size of the hangars ©CSIS/AMTI/DigitalGlobe
China builds aircraft hangars on disputed reefs
China’s new amphibious aircraft has the range to cover the whole of the contested South China Sea
China builds world's largest amphibious aircraft
Flotilla of Taiwanese fishing ships sets sail against South China Sea ruling
China conducts bomber flights over South China Sea
A map at a maritime defence education facility in Nanjing shows China’s claim to the South China Sea ©PA images
China threatens 'air defence zone' after losing South China Sea claim
One of the Paracel Islands ©123RF
China starts military drills in South China Sea