International tribunals and organizations have ZERO power these days especially over super power nations like China. China has become far too powerful to confront with military enforcement of the findings.
Most corporations around the world sold their soul to China years ago in the name of profits. Nearly every item you buy, including those American flags we all were waving on July 4th, come from China solely to keep prices down and profits up.
If the world wants China to abide by a ruling against their egregious and aggressive behavior in the South China Sea it needs to start with economic ramifications. Not federal trade restrictions alone, but American corporations pulling manufacturing contracts from China. Preferably back to the USA but anywhere but China. It will be a long road, but if it doesn’t change China will soon be the world’s largest and most powerful Super Nation. The most powerful countries make the rules.
Beijing’s South China Sea Claims Rejected by Hague Tribunal
The New York Times
The panel delivered a sweeping rebuke on Tuesday of China’s behavior, deciding that its expansive claim to sovereignty over the waters had no legal basis. Read the full story
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