Expect the United States and ASEAN to promote the development of operational guidelines to give in China in the South China Sea
World Wide Web (microblogging) correspondent reported that, according to Zhao Wenjie Japan’s “Yomiuri Shimbun” reported on November 14, 18, will the United States and the ASEAN summit meeting in Bali, Indonesia. By then, U.S. President Barack Obama and the ASEAN heads of state will attend, the meeting will adopt a common declaration to “contain China.”
reports on China and the Philippines, and Vietnam, there is the issue of the South China Sea sovereignty dispute, a joint statement to reaffirm “under international law the principle of peaceful settlement of disputes, and the maintenance of peace and stability of the South China Sea.” The United States on this issue once again make a “positive intervention” attitude.
reported around the South China Sea, although in July this year, China and the ASEAN Foreign Ministers Meeting adopted the implementation of the “Declaration on Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea,” the follow-up pointer, but the situation remains tense in the region. Joint Statement of the United States and ASEAN would welcome the action while the pointer on the other hand will be looking to develop as soon as possible “legally binding code of conduct” and “urged China into submission.”
on the South China Sea issue, China has repeatedly stressed in a statement: China’s South China Sea islands and their adjacent waters has indisputable sovereignty. China has consistently advocated by the South China Sea through friendly consultations, the parties to a peaceful solution, firmly opposed to nothing to do with the South China Sea countries interfere in this dispute, opposed to the South China Sea issue international, multilateral, enlarged. This not only not solve the problem, but will make the problem more complex.