Spratly Islands

Handout of construction is shown on Fiery Cross Reef, in the Spratly Islands, the disputed South China Sea

China able to deploy warplanes on artificial islands any time – U.S. think thank

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – China appears to have largely completed major construction of military infrastructure on artificial islands it has built in the South China Sea … Read more

Taiwan 'won't recognise' any Chinese air defence zone over South China Sea

Taiwan ‘won’t recognise’ any Chinese air defence zone over South China Sea

TAIPEI – (Reuters) – Taiwan’s new defence minister said on Monday the island would not recognise any air defence zone declared by China over the South China Sea, as the island’s top security agency warned such a move could usher in a wave of regional tension.

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Sino-Vietnamese War

38 stunning images of the Sino-Vietnamese War

The photographs, taken in early 1979, depict mostly Chinese soldiers.

Read more38 stunning images of the Sino-Vietnamese War