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South China Sea dispute

Philippines military investigating reports that civilian medical evacuation plane was fired upon over Chinese-occupied area of Spratly Islands - @PTVph

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US State Department: If reports that China used a water cannon on Philippine fishing boats are true, it would be a provocative step - @Reuters

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Philippines accuses China of turning water cannon on its fishing boats in disputed waters - @Reuters

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Indonesia military chief says wants US, Japan, China to attend regional defense summit in 2016 to discuss South China Sea - @Reuters

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State Department says China's reclamation of land in the South China Sea is 'fueling greater anxiety' in the region; urges countries to pursue sovereignty claims peacefully - @NBCNews

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India

India to discuss South China Sea disputes at Delhi meeting with ASEAN group representing 10 Southeast Asian nations - @livemint

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Philippines accuses China of ramming Filipino fishing boats off a disputed shoal in the South China Sea - @AFP

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Japan Cabinet approves country's largest defense budget, with plans to improve defenses of disputed islands - @AP

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China denounces Philippine for 'pressure' over South China Sea dispute arbitration - @Reuters

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Project by the Chinese government on a tiny reef 500 miles from the mainland would enable China to land military aircraft there, expanding China's reach into the contested South China Sea, analysts have said - @nytimes

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Philippine President Benigno Aquino says he and Chinese President Xi Jinping had a 'meeting of minds' during talks on territorial South China Sea issue - @Reuters

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Chinese VP meets with Japanese governor delegation amid strain over islands dispute - @AP

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Japan Coast Guard: Chinese Coast Guard ship enters Japan's waters in South China Sea - @The_Japan_News

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China tells special envoy from Vietnam the 2 neighbors should try to rebuild their battered ties after flare-up over sovereignty in the South China Sea, official Xinhua news agency reported - @Reuters

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China says Japanese fighter jets shadowed a Chinese aircraft patrolling over disputed waters - @Reuters

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Chinese ships sail into waters off Japanese-controlled islands amid fears of South China Sea military clash - @SkyNews

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China can build whatever it wants on its islands in the South China Sea, a senior Chinese official says, rejecting proposals ahead of key regional meeting to freeze any activity that may raise tensions in disputed waters there - @Reuters

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Typhoon Matmo

A storm forecast to become a typhoon is churning its way across the South China Sea on a path that could see it batter Taiwan - @SCMP_News

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Malaysia

Malaysia-flagged oil tanker hijacked in the South China Sea; vessel drifting, its cargo stolen - @W7VOA

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China Foreign Ministry: Chinese oil rig near disputed Paracel Islands in South China Sea finishes drilling operations - @Reuters

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