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-(Military.com 8/6) Pentagon: China Could House Fighters on 3 South China Sea Outposts: The airfields, berthing areas and resupply facilities will allow China to maintain a more flexible and persistent coast guard and military presence in the area, the report said.

-(Nikkei 7/6) Philippines firm on South China Sea claims: Cayetano: Top diplomat hails 'peaceful' approach, vows not to yield 'inch' of territory.

Weekly News 29/5-4/6

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-(Vietnamnews 1/6) US-VN Joint Statement for Enhancing the Comprehensive Partnership: Regarding the SCS, President Trump stressed that the United States will continue to fly, sail, and operate anywhere international law allows.

-(PhilStar 31/5) Duterte hits Carpio for pushing for Phl claim in SCS: Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio had been urging the president to enforce the ruling of an international arbitral tribunal on the maritime dispute.

Weekly News 22/5-28/5

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-(Channel NewsAsia 28/5) China is "strongly dissatisfied" with the mention of the East and South China Sea issues in a Group of Seven (G7) statement, which called for a demilitarisation of "disputed features".

-(ABC News 27/5) Chinese jets come within several hundred feet of US plane over South China Sea: A defense official described the Chinese intercept as "unprofessional."

Weekly News 15/5 - 21/5

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-(Channel NewsAsia 18/5) 4 Indonesian soldiers killed in South China Sea exercise, when an artillery cannon malfunctioned.

-(Reuters 17/5) China installs rocket launchers on disputed South China Sea island, according to a state-run newspaper, offering new details on China's ongoing military build-up.

Weekly News 8/5 - 14/5

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-(Foreign Policy 10/5) Senators to Trump: Show Resolve with Beijing in South China Sea, calling for more U.S. naval patrols to uphold navigation rights in the disputed waterway.

-(National Interest 10/5) How the South China Sea Can Help America Prod Beijing: No indication has been made as to whether Washington, DC is trading the South China Sea for Beijing’s cooperation on Pyongyang.

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