Tags: china | offshore | oil | lignet

LIGNET: Will China Go to War for Offshore Oil?

Wednesday, 18 Jul 2012 03:09 PM

Image: LIGNET: Will China Go to War for Offshore Oil?
A 2010 photo of the Chinese army frigate 'Mianyang.' A similar ship ran aground in the South China Sea on July 11, 2012. (AFP/Getty Images)
A Chinese warship running aground on a reef 124 miles from the Philippines last week was the latest sign of growing tension in the oil-rich South China Sea. Six Asian countries, including China, are laying claim to the sea. And while China’s strategy of divide-and-conquer has so far been working, the territorial dispute has escalated, making a military confrontation more likely.

Click here to read the full analysis from top intelligence experts at LIGNET.com.



© 2015 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Snowstorm Threatens to Paralyze Northeast for Days

Monday, 26 Jan 2015 18:12 PM

Tens of millions of people along the Philadelphia-to-Boston corridor rushed to get home and settle in Monday as a fearso . . .

Sen. Ayotte: Trading Terrorists for Citizens Sets Bad Precedent

Monday, 26 Jan 2015 22:23 PM

Sen. Kelly Ayotte told Fox News she is glad Rep. Duncan Hunter is asking questions about the timing of the release of an . . .

CIA Officer Convicted of Leaking Secrets to NYT's James Risen

Monday, 26 Jan 2015 16:01 PM

A former CIA officer was convicted Monday of leaking details of a covert mission to derail Iran's nuclear program in a c . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved