Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for gl...

British Navy angers Beijing with FONOP near Paracel Islands in S. China Sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A British Navy vessel, the HMS Albion, recently sparked anger from the Chinese government by sailing in close proximity to the Paracel Islands chain in the South China Sea...

British warship docks in Tokyo as UK expands Asia presence

TOKYO (AP) — A British warship has docked in Tokyo as Britain seeks to expand its military presence in the Asia-Pacific region. The HMS Albion arrived Friday in the middle of a heat ...

Britain sends warships to Asia to monitor North Korean trade

TOKYO (AP) — A British warship has arrived in Japan to join international efforts to enforce sanctions on North Korea by monitoring any prohibited trading by the country at sea. The frigate H...