"I'm a very good mediator and arbitrator", Trump said at a news conference with Vietnamese President Tran Dai Quang in Vietnam's capital, Hanoi, before flying to Manila for the summit of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.
President Donald Trump has offered to mediate in the South China Sea disputes, while his Chinese counterpart played down concerns over Beijing's military build-up and the prospects of war in the contested waters.
Chinese President Xi Jinping received a red carpet welcome at the start of his state visit to Vietnam Sunday despite growing tensions between the two communist countries.
"Let me thank you for your crucial help in our fight in Marawi a few weeks ago".
The Chinese leader, however, would not back down on Beijing's territorial claim, Duterte said, and justified his decision not to immediately demand Chinese compliance with a ruling by a United Nations -linked tribunal that invalidated China's sweeping claims in the South China Sea on historical grounds.
Vietnam, the Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei and Taiwan also have claims in the sea, and the dispute has always been seen as a potential trigger for conflict in Asia.
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Ahead of the next regional meetings, the ASEAN summit in Manila, Chinese state media reported that Xi pledged to work with China's ASEAN partners "to maintain peace and stability, as well as development and prosperity".
Briefing reporters in Beijing during the China leg of Trump's Asia tour, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said the US view on the maritime dispute hadn't changed - that "claimants should stop construction and militarization" of disputed islands. The disputes are expected to get the spotlight at the summit, along with the North Korean nuclear threat and terrorism.
Dotted with small islands, reefs and shoals, the South China Sea is a crucial shipping route and home a messy territorial dispute that pits multiple countries against one another. At $32 billion past year, it was the sixth largest with the United States, though less than a tenth the size of China's.
The two communist neighbors have in recent months experienced spats over the South China Sea.
China will treat neighboring countries with amity, sincerity, mutual benefit and inclusiveness, pushing forward the building of a community with a shared future for mankind, said Xi.
Noting the great importance of bilateral ties, Duterte said the Philippines regards China as a honest friend and is grateful for China's assistance on economy, anti-terrorism and maintaining stability. The Hague rejected China's territorial claim to the maritime area in 2016 and found in favour of the Philippines, but China rejected the ruling.
CONOR Washington's World Cup dream is over after Northern Ireland failed to overcome Switzerland on Sunday evening. Washington and George Saville both had two chances to send the tie in extra-time during NI's purple patch.
According to initial reports, Anand was brutally attacked by unidentified men after they rammed their vehicle on to his bike. CPM meanwhile, has denied its involvement in the political killings, accusing BJP and RSS of resorting to violence.
Rana smacked seven fours and a six in his 38-ball 46 to lay the foundation before being dismissed by Dipendra. India won the toss and opted to bowl first, and managed to bowl out the associate team for a lowly 185.
Cory Gardner of Colorado says, "The allegations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore are deeply troubling". Other Republicans officials have called for Moore to leave the race if the allegations are true.
Police say Blake's Dodge continued east, striking a 2013 Ford Fusion parked by 27-year-old Kendall Murphy of Montgomery. Murphy, also a firefighter, was standing outside of his vehicle and was struck by Blake as he continued east.
But the newspaper speculated that National Football League players may forgo their protests this weekend because of Veterans Day. But on Sunday, there seemed to be a shift in behavior and attitude toward the national anthem for Veterans Day weekend.
The pair will join goalkeeper Angus Gunn, who was called up on Friday as a replacement for injured Stoke stopper Jack Butland. Brazil offer England another chance to hone their three-man back line against elite opposition.
BJP's Nand Kumar said that though the saffron party lost in the by-poll, it merely denotes the mood of the Madhya Pradesh public. Whether 2003 or 2013, Chitrakoot went to the Congress party, but BJP still formed government in the state with a huge majority.
The foreign secretary has admitted he "could have been clearer" with his comments and insisted they had been taken out of context. She was sentenced to five years in jail and her child was placed in the care of her parents.
Rockefeller Center Christmas tree arrives in NYC
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At least 34 Islamic State suspects detained in Istanbul
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Fans Convinced Kim Kardashian Has Confirmed Her Baby's Sex
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Mask Beats iPhone X Face ID
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Padmavati to release in Rajasthan, but conditions apply!
The letter states that Sanjay Leela Bhansali is a "responsible filmmaker and the production house 'respects all communities". Andhare is confident the CBFC will have "appropriate representation from the necessary quarters, historians included".