China, Philippines hope for early conclusion of COC talks

BY XINHUA China and the Philippines wrapped up their bilateral talks on the South China Sea issues here on Wednesday, with both sides hoping for an early conclusion of a Code of Conduct in the South China Sea. “Both sides reiterated their commitments to full and effective implementation of the 2002 Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the South China Sea and agreed to … Continue reading China, Philippines hope for early conclusion of COC talks