1. Australia, China envoys to India spar over South China Sea  Times of India
  2. Amid Global Pressure, China Tells India Not to Use Its 'Internal Affairs' for Leverage in Border Tension  News18
  3. Australia envoy targets China over LAC, South China Sea  The Indian Express
  4. Australian, Chinese envoys to India engage in Twitter war over South China sea claims  Economic Times
  5. Australian, Chinese Envoys' Bitter Tweet Exchange Over South China Sea  NDTV
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Australia, China envoys to India spar over South China Sea | India News - Times of India

The Chinese Ambassador also not just continued to push Beijing’s narrative of what led to the violent Galwan Valley face-off but once again seemed to be making a claim over the India territory.The Chinese Ambassador also not just continued to push Beijing’s narrative of what led to the violent Galwan Valley face-off but once again seemed to be making a claim over the India territory.

Amid Global Pressure, China Tells India Not to Use Its 'Internal Affairs' for Leverage in Border Tension

Australian High Commissioner to India Barry O’Farrell, who met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar Thursday, targeted China over the situation along the Line of Actual Control, saying “Australia opposes any attempts to unilaterally alter the status quo, which only serve to increase tension and the risk of instability.”Australian High Commissioner to India Barry O’Farrell, who met External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar Thursday, targeted China over the situation along the Line of Actual Control, saying “Australia opposes any attempts to unilaterally alter the status quo, which only serve to increase tension and the risk of instability.”

Australia envoy targets China over LAC, South China Sea | India News,The Indian Express

Australian High Commissioner Barry O'Farrell on Friday hit back at Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong for objecting to his comments about Chinese actions the South China Sea, and asserted that Beijing should refrain from actions that could unilaterally alter the status quo in the region.Australian High Commissioner Barry O'Farrell on Friday hit back at Chinese Ambassador to India Sun Weidong for objecting to his comments about Chinese actions the South China Sea, and asserted that Beijing should refrain from actions that could unilaterally alter the status quo in the region.

Australian Barry O'Farrell, Chinese Envoy Sun Weidong's Bitter Tweet Exchange Over South China Sea

Chinese researchers spot 11 whale species during deep-sea expedition - CGTN

Tribune News Service New Delhi, July 31 The envoys of Australia and China today clashed on Twitter over sovereignty claims in the South China Sea. It began with China’s Ambassador to India Weidong says China’s claims are based on UN’s law of the sea The envoys of Australia and China today clashed on Twitter over sovereignty claims in the South China Sea.

Oz, China ambassadors spar over South China Sea : The Tribune India

Sun Weidong, the Chinese envoy, objected to remarks made by the Australian high commissioner, Barry O’Farrell, regarding the situation in the South China Sea by saying in a tweet that they were made “disregarding facts”.Sun Weidong, the Chinese envoy, objected to remarks made by the Australian high commissioner, Barry O’Farrell, regarding the situation in the South China Sea by saying in a tweet that they were made “disregarding facts”.

China-Australia envoys spar on Twitter over Beijing’s action in South China Sea - india news - Hindustan Times

NEW YORK -- In a letter to the United Nations, Malaysia has stated that China's maritime claims in the South China Sea have no legal basis, potentiallCountry uses language similar to US and Australia over South China Sea

Malaysia says China's maritime claims have no legal basis - Nikkei Asian Review

CHINA has launched a furious attack against Australia after officials lodged a formal complaint with the United Nations about Beijing's aggressive posturing in the South China Sea.CHINA has launched a furious attack against Australia after officials lodged a formal complaint with the United Nations about Beijing's aggressive posturing in the South China Sea.

China launches ferocious attack on Australia over South China Sea as tensions rocket | World | News | Express.co.uk

New Delhi (Sputnik): With China maintaining its strong stance over its claims in the South China Sea, the United States and its allies, such as Australia, have been...New Delhi (Sputnik): With China maintaining its strong stance over its claims in the South China Sea, the United States and its allies, such as Australia, have been...

Twitter War Erupts Between Chinese and Australian Envoys to India Over South China Sea - Sputnik International

“It is important that the bilaterally-agreed principles and norms that have helped prevent escalation or miscalculation in the border areas over many decades continue to be observed,” Australian High Commissioner to India Barry O’Farrell said.“It is important that the bilaterally-agreed principles and norms that have helped prevent escalation or miscalculation in the border areas over many decades continue to be observed,” Australian High Commissioner to India Barry O’Farrell said.

Australia urges restraint along LAC, opposes any bid to unilaterally alter status quo | India News,The Indian Express

Earlier on July 30, Farrell had also backed India's position on the border stand-off with China.Earlier on July 30, Farrell had also backed India's position on the border stand-off with China.

'Refrain from actions unilaterally altering status quo' Aussie envoy to India tells Chinese counterpart - Moneycontrol.com

He asserted that Beijing should refrain from actions that could unilaterally alter the status quo in the region.He asserted that Beijing should refrain from actions that could unilaterally alter the status quo in the region.

Australian High Commissioner criticises Chinese Ambassador to India for objecting to comments on South China Sea - The Hindu

Australian High Commissioner to India, Barry O'Farrell said Australia "rejects" China's "unlawful" claims in the South China Sea. To this, Chinese envoy Sun Weidong asserted that Beijing's claims were in conformity with international laws, including UNCLOS.Australian High Commissioner to India, Barry O'Farrell said Australia "rejects" China's "unlawful" claims in the South China Sea. To this, Chinese envoy Sun Weidong asserted that Beijing's claims were in conformity with international laws, including UNCLOS.

Chinese and Australian envoys to India spar over South China Sea on Twitter - World News

The US and Japan bear primary responsibility for upending the status quo in the East China Sea and fueling the dangerous stand-off over the disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.The US and Japan bear primary responsibility for upending the status quo in the East China Sea and fueling the dangerous stand-off over the disputed Senkaku/Diaoyu Islands.

Japan raising tensions with Beijing in the East China Sea - World Socialist Web Site

The altercation began after Australian High Commissioner to India Barry O’Farrell on Thursday said that his country is deeply concerned by China’s actions in South China Sea.The altercation began after Australian High Commissioner to India Barry O’Farrell on Thursday said that his country is deeply concerned by China’s actions in South China Sea.

After Australian High Commissioner to India said ‘deeply concerned’ by Chinese action in South China Sea, Beijing’s envoy to New Delhi says Canberra provoking escalation.After Australian High Commissioner to India said ‘deeply concerned’ by Chinese action in South China Sea, Beijing’s envoy to New Delhi says Canberra provoking escalation.

Chinese & Australian envoys to India fight it out on Twitter over South China Sea, LAC

After Australian High Commissioner to India said ‘deeply concerned’ by Chinese action in South China Sea, Beijing’s envoy to New Delhi says Canberra provoking escalation.After Australian High Commissioner to India said ‘deeply concerned’ by Chinese action in South China Sea, Beijing’s envoy to New Delhi says Canberra provoking escalation.

Chinese & Australian envoys to India fight it out on Twitter over South China Sea, LAC

“There is nothing ‘historic’ about China’s ‘historic rights’ claim” in the South China Sea.“There is nothing ‘historic’ about China’s ‘historic rights’ claim” in the South China Sea.

Bill Hayton on the South China Sea in 2020 – The Diplomat

China’s envoy to India says ‘it is clear who safeguards peace and stability and who destabilises it’ in the region.China’s envoy to India says ‘it is clear who safeguards peace and stability and who destabilises it’ in the region.

In a public spat on social media, Australian envoy to India Barry O’Farrell publicly reminded the Chinese envoy to India Sun Weidong of the 2016 South China Sea award by Permanent Court of Arbitration that was rejected by Beijing.  The case between Philippines v. China was ruled in favour of the Philippines with the tribunal ruling that China has "no historical rights" in the south China sea based on the "nine-dash line" map.In a public spat on social media, Australian envoy to India Barry O’Farrell publicly reminded the Chinese envoy to India Sun Weidong of the 2016 South China Sea award by Permanent Court of Arbitration that was rejected by Beijing.  The case between Philippines v. China was ruled in favour of the Philippines with the tribunal ruling that China has "no historical rights" in the south China sea based on the "nine-dash line" map.

On Twitter, Australian envoy to India publicly reminds Chinese envoy of South China Sea award, World News | wionews.com

The spike in tensions in the strategic waterway comes amid a broader, multi-front rift in China-US ties on issues ranging from Hong Kong and Taiwan toThe spike in tensions in the strategic waterway comes amid a broader, multi-front rift in China-US ties on issues ranging from Hong Kong and Taiwan to

Chinese warplanes take to skies above South China Sea for 'high intensity training': video

The passage of a Chinese civilian ship across part of Malaysia’s continental shelf this month shows China aims to bolster its claim over a widely contested sea in the face of U.S. opposition, observers of the dispute say. The Sansha II, a 400-seat transport vessel, parked briefly at James Shoal around July 16 and then returned to a base closer to the Chinese mainland, according to ship activity maps, a U.S. think tank and a U.S. Naval War College researcher.The passage of a Chinese civilian ship across part of Malaysia’s continental shelf this month shows China aims to bolster its claim over a widely contested sea in the face of U.S. opposition, observers of the dispute say. The Sansha II, a 400-seat transport vessel, parked briefly at James Shoal around July 16 and then returned to a base closer to the Chinese mainland, according to ship activity maps, a U.S. think tank and a U.S. Naval War College researcher.

Why an Uninvited Chinese Ship Just Visited a Shoal on Malaysia’s Continental Shelf | Voice of America - English

Indian and Chinese troops have remained locked in a military standoff along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) since early May following intrusions at multiple locations in LadakhIndian and Chinese troops have remained locked in a military standoff along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) since early May following intrusions at multiple locations in Ladakh

China envoy to India, Australia counterpart in war of words on border standoff

China’s tough-worded statement came as China’s military conducted night-time drills with bomber planes over the South China Sea.China’s tough-worded statement came as China’s military conducted night-time drills with bomber planes over the South China Sea.

China Hits Back at Australia over South China Sea Statement

Malaysia's statement is to be circulated to all countries via the UN secretary-general, according to a report.

China said Thursday that long-range bombers were among the aircraft that took part in recent aerial drills over the South China Sea amid rising tensions between Washington and Beijing over the strategic waterway.China said Thursday that long-range bombers were among the aircraft that took part in recent aerial drills over the South China Sea amid rising tensions between Washington and Beijing over the strategic waterway.

Chinese long-range bombers join drills over South China Sea - Pacific - Stripes

Australian High Commissioner also said Australia remains deeply concerned by 'actions' in the South China Sea & rejecta China's 'unlawful maritime claims' in the region.Australian High Commissioner also said Australia remains deeply concerned by 'actions' in the South China Sea & rejecta China's 'unlawful maritime claims' in the region.

Australia against unilateral change to status quo on LAC, says envoy Barry O'Farrell

Australian High Commissioner also said Australia remains deeply concerned by 'actions' in the South China Sea & rejecta China's 'unlawful maritime claims' in the region.Australian High Commissioner also said Australia remains deeply concerned by 'actions' in the South China Sea & rejecta China's 'unlawful maritime claims' in the region.

Australia against unilateral change to status quo on LAC, says envoy Barry O'Farrell

A senior defence figure has warned against joining the United States in military exercises in the South China Sea. Former Defence secretary Paul Barratt also...A senior defence figure has warned against joining the United States in military exercises in the South China Sea. Former Defence secretary Paul Barratt also...

Defence veteran warning on South China Sea | Port Macquarie News | Port Macquarie, NSW

China has debuted two anti-ship jet bombers in “high-intensity” military drills in the disputed South China Sea, in an apparent show of force against the US and its Asian neighbours.It was the firstChina has debuted two anti-ship jet bombers in “high-intensity” military drills in the disputed South China Sea, in an apparent show of force against the US and its Asian neighbours.It was the first

Chinese newest H-6J bombers successfully conducted high-intensity training in the South China Sea, Chinese Ministry of Defense spokesperson Ren Guoqiang told aChinese newest H-6J bombers successfully conducted high-intensity training in the South China Sea, Chinese Ministry of Defense spokesperson Ren Guoqiang told a press conference on Thursday, noting suc

Chinese new bombers conducted high-intensity training in South China Sea

The US and China’s dance in the South China Sea bears a troubling resemblance to 1914 Sarajevo—and the eve of World War I.The US and China’s dance in the South China Sea bears a troubling resemblance to 1914 Sarajevo—and the eve of World War I.

What Would It Take to Avert Military Escalation With China in the South China Sea? | The Nation

BEIJING (REUTERS) - China's military has recently completed a jet bomber drill over the South China Sea, the defence ministry said on Thursday (July 30).. Read more at straitstimes.com.East Asia News -BEIJING (REUTERS) - China's military has recently completed a jet bomber drill over the South China Sea, the defence ministry said on Thursday (July 30).. Read more at

Chinese bombers undertook recent South China Sea drill: Defence ministry, East Asia News & Top Stories - The Straits Times

As tensions in the region mount, a look at China’s claims and the West’s response.As tensions in the region mount, a look at China’s claims and the West’s response.

How did the South China Sea dispute begin and where is it headed?

As tensions in the region mount, a look at China’s claims and the West’s response.As tensions in the region mount, a look at China’s claims and the West’s response.

How did the South China Sea dispute begin and where is it headed?

The US and Australia have pledged to increase defence cooperation in the South China Sea (SCS). The governments of Australia and the US have signed a new “statement of principles” to further expand defence ties in the region in a bid to counter Chinese claims to the strategic waterway. Australian Marise Payne and Linda Reynolds […]

Beijing Furious As Australia-US to Increase Defence Cooperation In The South China Sea

Under the pretext of ensuring so-called “freedom of navigation”, the US has sent troops and naval vessels and strengthened its military presence in the South China Sea, writes Shannon Ebrahim in the second of three articles unpacking the rising tensions between China and the US.Under the pretext of ensuring so-called “freedom of navigation”, the US has sent troops and naval vessels and strengthened its military presence in the South China Sea, writes Shannon Ebrahim in the second of three articles unpacking the rising tensions between China and the US.

A senior defence figure has warned against joining the United States in military exercises in the South China Sea. Former Defence secretary Paul Barratt also...A senior defence figure has warned against joining the United States in military exercises in the South China Sea. Former Defence secretary Paul Barratt also...

Defence veteran warning on South China Sea | Guardian News | Nambucca Heads, NSW

BEIJING: Beijing recently conducted “high-intensity” naval exercises in the South China Sea, China’s defence ministry said on Thursday, as tensions grow over the Asian power’s manoeuvres in the contested waters.

China conducts military drills in South China Sea | New Straits Times

The spike in tensions in the strategic waterway comes amid a broader, multi-front rift in China-US ties on issues ranging from Hong Kong and Taiwan to trade, technology...The spike in tensions in the strategic waterway comes amid a broader, multi-front rift in China-US ties on issues ranging from Hong Kong and Taiwan to trade, technology...

Chinese Bombers Take to Skies Above South China Sea for ‘High Intensity Training’ - Video - Sputnik International