Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).

Following the arbitration award earlier this month in Philippines v. China, much of the media attention has focused on Beijing’s defiant reaction to the verdict. Less scrutiny has been paid to the response from Taiwan, even though Taiwan’s claims in the region are, at least on paper, almost identical.

In its decision, the tribunal set up in accordance with the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea struck down the legitimacy of China’s assertion to the large area of the South China Sea encircled by Beijing’s so-called…

Read the rest at the ‘Source of the original article’: The Brookings Institution (webfeeds.brookings.edu).
The content of this article does not necessarily reflect the views or opinion of Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).

To submit your press release: (https://www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com/pr).

To advertise on Global Diaspora News: (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com/ads).

Sign up to Global Diaspora News newsletter (https://www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com/newsletter/) to start receiving updates and opportunities directly in your email inbox for free.