South China Sea

China launches a monster oil exploration ri...

Mar 21, 2017

Find Out More In early March, China’s state broadcaster announced the launch of what it claims to be the world’s largest and deepest operating offshore oil exploration platform.

China loses badly in court, but doesn’...

Jul 18, 2016

Bonuses China has suffered one of the most ignominious legal defeats ever handed out to a major power by an international court.  On 12 July 2016,

The little known legal battle over the Sout...

Jan 04, 2016

While the world’s attention has focused on US and Australian naval and air patrols challenging China’s claim to 90% of the South China Sea, the