Renewed ASEAN position on South China Sea?
A. Ibrahim Almuttaqi
Head of the ASEAN Studies Program at The Habibie Center
July marked two years since the international arbitration court ruled in favor of the Philippines versus China concerning their maritime jurisdiction dispute in the South China Sea. With Brunei Darussalam, Malaysia, Vietnam and Taiwan also making their own claims to the disputed area, much was expected from the landmark ruling of the Permanent Court of Arbitration on July 12, 2016.
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