Taiwan must be included in South China Sea talks

2017/03/23 22:55

Since last July when an international court found no legal basis to China's claims to practically the entire South China Sea, Beijing has been trying to work out a compromise with other claimants to the resource-rich area. China and the other parties – Southeast Asian countries - are now trying to develop a framework for a code of conduct, to avoid escalating tensions and potential clashes. However, Taiwan has been left out of these discussions.