Latest "Scarborough Shoal" stories
Ex-Philippine officials turn to the courts to fight China
They accuse China's Xi of crimes against humanity.
No more stories
New radome, solar panels spotted on Chinese-occupied reef
The platform appears to be topped with a radome and solar panels, and its strategic location makes it likely it is intended to extend China’s radar or signals intelligence collection in the area.
Carrier Ronald Reagan in Hong Kong after bombers buzz South China Sea
The arrival of the carrier Ronald Reagan and its strike group in the Asian financial hub is being seen as a friendly gesture ahead of a planned meeting later this month between President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping.
China warns US against provocations following B-52 flyby
China lashed out at the U.S. on Wednesday after a pair of B-52 bombers flew past a Chinese-held shoal in the South China Sea, amid escalating words and displays of military strength from the two major Pacific powers.
China sends advanced fighter jets to South China Sea for first time
China has deployed advanced fighter jets to the South China Sea for the first time.
By Victoria Leoni