China position paper - updates

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PH lawyer: We can ‘demolish’ China’s arguments

Dec 20, 2014 - 9:30 AM

The full statement of Philippine counsel Paul Reichler on China s position paper against arbitration the US study on the 9 dash line and Vietnam s submission

'IRRELEVANT ARGUMENTS.' The Philippines' counsel Paul Reichler says China's position paper makes Manila's job to defend its case easier. Chinese Foreign Ministry Wang Yi (in photo) ordered the publication of the paper on December 7. File photo by Rolex Dela Pena/Pool/AFP

PH lawyer: China ‘felt pressured’ to respond

Dec 20, 2014 - 9:03 AM

The Philippines legal counsel Paul Reichler tells Rappler China s position paper shows that Beijing felt pressured to show that it is not an outlaw nation

DEMOLISHING ARGUMENTS. Philippine counsel Paul Reichler tells Rappler Manila can 'easily refute' China's arguments. Photo courtesy: Foley Hoag

China: PH legal case weak on jurisdiction

Dec 07, 2014 - 2:09 PM

Turning the tables on the Philippines Beijing says Manila abused international law by filing an arbitration case on the South China Sea dispute

TURNING TABLES. China accuses the Philippines of violating international law by resorting to arbitration. In this photo, Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario holds a press conference after Manila filed its pleading last March. File photo by Noel Celis/AFP