Obama Says Bold Steps Needed to Cut South China Sea Tension

  • U.S. backs process of international law to resolve spats
  • Philippines says others may join its case against China

Bold steps need to be taken to lower tensions in the South China Sea, U.S. President Barack Obama said Wednesday in Manila, affirming his support for the Philippines’ effort to settle its territorial dispute with China through international arbitration.

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