ABC news.com 2014.06.04 11:22
By JIM GOMEZ Associated Press
A Hague-based tribunal has asked China to defend its territorial claims in
the South China Sea by submitting evidence within six months despite
Beijing's refusal to respond to a Philippine legal challenge to Beijing's
vast claims to the strategic waters.
China has refused to join the arbitration process initiated by the
Philippine government last year.
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