China’s ‘Nine-Dash Line’ Land Grabs Finally Getting Strong Pushback

Australia is joining the U.S. and Philippines in their efforts to force China to accept international law in the South China Sea

Mischief Reef vvv This photo of Mischief Reef shows how the original tidal reef has been enlarged by China into an island that now houses a long airstrip and expansive military facilities. The reef lies 1,150 kilometers from China but only 184 kilometers from the Philippine coastline. Photo by Tony Peters, CC BY 2.0