China Begins Air Patrols Over Disputed Area of the South China Sea

The patrols, seen as an assertion of sovereignty, were anticipated by analysts after an international tribunal ruled that Beijing had no legal right to the area.


Tribunal Rejects Beijing’s Claims in South China Sea

An international panel in The Hague delivered a sweeping rebuke of China’s behavior, deciding that its expansive claim to sovereignty over the waters had no legal basis.


Philippines v. China: Q. and A. on South China Sea Case

An international tribunal released a landmark decision on Beijing’s claim to sovereignty over 90 percent of the South China Sea.


Philippines v. China: Q. and A. on South China Sea Court Case

An international court is scheduled to release a landmark ruling Tuesday on Beijing’s claim to sovereignty over 90 percent of the South China Sea.