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Trump, China and the South China Sea: Will Tensions Grow?

VOA News Saturday, 14 January 2017
If the weeks before President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration are any indication, the South China Sea could be a potential flashpoint in 2017. And how Trump decides to push back against a more forceful China could result in escalated tensions. VOA State Department Correspondent Nike Ching reports.
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News video: Beijing says it will not back down over South China Sea claims

Beijing says it will not back down over South China Sea claims 00:40

China warns Washington that it will not back down over its claims in the disputed South China Sea, following vows by the Trump administration to defend US and international interests there.

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