The Relationship of Chinese Policy and Law of the South China Sea and International Law

2017 Russian Journal of Political Studies  
The article analyzed the provisions of the maritime policy and law of China in the South China Sea in comparison with such fundamental principles of international law as the sovereign equality of States, non-use or threat of force, the settlement of international disputes by peaceful means, conscientious fulfillment of obligations under international law, duties of States cooperate with each other and other principles of international law of the sea: the actual possession of the islands and
more » ... the islands and territories, consistency, equity in maritime delimitation, marine environmental protection, freedom of the seas, the peaceful use of the world's oceans. On the basis of the conclusion of the contradictory policy and legal provisions of the PRC in this area and the need for and the importance of the termination of illegal actions for the sake of peace, security and international law.
doi:10.13187/rjps.2017.1.4 fatcat:y2esgjo3nndmfc6tpa6f6dnqmq