South China Sea diplomacy : more needs to be done
Date of Issue2011
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Ongoing high-level diplomacy between China and the Philippines as well as Vietnam points to de-escalating tension over the South China Sea. A change of assessment in Beijing and Washington of each other in the region is a contributing factor. More diplomatic engagements between China and other claimant states are desirable.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries ; 102-11