The South China Sea disputes between China and the Philippines are over territorial and maritime delimitation. China declared in that arbitration and other compulsory dispute settlement procedures do not apply to issues such as maritime delimitation, as outlined in 98 of the UNCLOS.In remarks aired on Sunday on A's "This Week," President Vladimir Putin discussed Snowden's freedom of movement in Russia and that the American would be free to attend the upcoming Sochi Winter Olympics.To some extent, Trump’s remarks indicate that he is partial when it comes to ChinaU.S. ties. instance, he shied away from facts when discussing the exchange rate, trade and South China Sea. He seemed not to comprehend the basic guidelines of bilateral ties, treating China like an opponent rather than a partner.
Trump’s transition team should realize that China and the U.S. must not be held back by disputes, bearing in mind that both countries are major powers with mutual interests. To throw a tantrum about China will neither solve domestic issues in the U.S. nor address the real challenges facing Trump’s new administration. Besides, a shaky ChinaU.S. relationship cannot “make America great again.”
The cause of the blaze was not immediately clear.
Hong also called on the Philippines to get back on the right track a diplomatic resolution and send "clear and consistent messages" it.