Vietnam and the South China Sea in the Broader Context of Its Maritime Issues
2008 (English)Conference paper (Other academic)
The main aim of this paper is to study Vietnam and the South China Sea situation within the context of Vietnam’s maritime disputes. The paper analyses and assesses the progress made in managing the maritime disputes between Vietnam and its neighbouring countries. The paper identifies the scope and basis of the claims of Vietnam and of its neighbouring countries. The paper identifies of the maritime disputes involving Vietnam through an overview the agreements reached thus far between Vietnam and its neighbours and through an overview of the unsettled disputes. The agreements reached and the remaining dispute situations are analysed from both legal and political perspectives with a view of identifying strategies for management and models for settlements of the disputes.
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IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:su:diva-67966OAI: oai:DiVA.org:su-67966DiVA: diva2:471364
Paper prepared for “SCS 2008 – The South China Sea: Sustaining Ocean Productivities, Maritime Communities and the Climate”. A Conference for Regional Cooperation in Ocean and Earth Sciences Research in the South China Sea. Organised by The Institute of Ocean and Earth Sciences, University of Malaya, Kuantan, Malaysia, 25-29 November 2008