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The Importance of the Spratly Islands

Wednesday, November 29th, 2006

Sovereignty, control of hydrocarbons, control of the Sea Lines of Communication (S.L.O.C.s), and capability to project influence across a broad region…these are all issues influencing the geopolitics of the South China Sea’s Spratly Islands. The “Importance of the Spratly Islands” published in the Power and Interest News Report on 28th November 2006, provides some interesting […]