Tag Archives: West Philippine Sea

Will China deal with PH on equal footing? If UN sides with PH, will China honor it?

This is the second of my two-part blog on the Scarborough Shoal standoff. The first one examines the existing PH-US mutual defense treaty. The New York Times mentioned the territorial dispute between China and the Philippines over certain areas in the West Philippine Sea (or South China Sea) in the May 2 edition of “Room