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After India, three other nations reject China's 'baseless' new map

China released the map of its famous U-shaped line covering about 90% of South China Sea, a source of many disputes in one of world's most contested waterways

China's U-shaped line loops as far as 1,500 km (932 miles) south of its Hainan island and cuts into the exclusive economic zones (EEZs) of Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei and Indonesia. (Twitter)
Updated on Sep 01, 2023 08:50 AM IST
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China's 'aggressive' stand in South China Sea must be challenged: US official

Vice Admiral Karl Thomas assured the Philippines of US backing in the face of "shared challenges" in the region.

Chinese structures are pictured in Subi Reef in South China Sea.(Reuters)
Published on Aug 27, 2023 05:54 PM IST
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Peaceful settlement of disputes, says India on China-Philippines face-off at sea

The US state department said an armed attack on Philippine vessels or aircraft in the South China Sea would invoke US mutual defence commitments

In this handout photo, a Chinese coast guard ship uses water canons on a Philippine Coast Guard ship near the Philippine-occupied Second Thomas Shoal, South China Sea as they blocked its path during a re-supply mission on Aug 5 (AP)
Updated on Aug 11, 2023 10:23 PM IST

How Barbie sparked the latest geopolitics tussle between China and Vietnam

Unforeseen political ripples occur when Barbie enters the South China sea dispute. The film's controversial map with the nine-dash line led to a ban in Vietnam

The talented actor-director Greta Gerwig’s summer blockbuster, the first live-action movie on the toy, Barbie, was banned in Vietnam(Film still)
Published on Jul 28, 2023 05:25 PM IST
BySutirtho Patranobis

After Barbie, Blackpink concert banned in Vietnam, here's why the country is angry

Barbie film banned, Blackpink concert under fire for using map that shows China's controversial claim to South China Sea.

South Korean girl group BLACKPINK performs onstage during the MTV Video Music Awards at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on August 28, 2022. - Hundreds of thousands of revelers were descending on California's Coachella Valley for the premier desert arts festival that kicks off Friday, April 14, 2023 which for the first time won't feature a white headliner.(AFP)
Published on Jul 11, 2023 09:59 PM IST
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