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Dive into China’s maritime disputes

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Maritime claims of China and its neighbors. From Council on Foreign Relations interactive. Click on the photo to explore more.

China has been involved in numerous territorial disputes with its neighbors concerning the South and East China Seas. Six countries, including Japan, Vietnam and the Philippines, have laid overlapping claims to waters rich in hydrocarbons and natural gas worth trillions of dollars.

The Council on Foreign Relations compiled an interactive site that dives into the details and history of China’s ongoing maritime conflicts.

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