ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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China’s Stance on International Law

Assertions in South China Sea

This article analyses China's stance on international law against the backdrop of the Permanent Court of Arbitration, constituted to adjudicate on the claims of Philippines in South China Sea. It argues that China's claims about respecting international law will be taken seriously only if the country participates meaningfully in international adjudication of boundary disputes with its neighbouring states.

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