The two countries have dispatched vessels to the group of islands
-- which is also in the South China Sea -- amid competing territorial claims.
INS Koswari will be based at Karwar, under the Naval Officer-in-Charge of Karnataka and will be deployed for Coastal Patrol and Anti-Piracy missions along the Konkan coast and the Lakshadweep group of islands
In 1895, Taiwan and Penghu Liedao, a group of islands
in the Taiwan Strait, were ceded to Japan under the Shimonoseki Treaty, an accord signed between Japan and the Qing dynasty after the Sino-Japanese War.
Moderate to heavy rains may be experienced over Batanes, Cagayan (including Babuyan Group of Islands
), Ilocos Norte and Apayao on Friday.
Ayungin forms part of the country's group of islands
in the hotly-contested Spratlys region being claimed by five other countries, including China.
AQUINO GOVERNMENT CAN DO A JOINT EXPLORATION WITH CHINA Manuel Flores Chairman of Balitang Q Online News In his statement, President Aquino stressed the point that it is not a question of whether we are capable of staging a war against China or not but rather being a legal claimant of the disputed Spratly group of islands
. There are other diplomatic alternatives in which the issue can be resolved in a peaceful manner.
Of which group of islands
is Tahiti the largest member?
Archipelago: A body of water with a group of islands
scattered in it.
So fans from the group of islands
in the Indian Ocean were celebrating when Liverpool went top of the Premiership as Emile Heskey's goal against Sunderland banked them rupees.
The Philippine Navy has arrested 20 Chinese fishermen who were allegedly caught fishing illegally near a disputed reef in the Spratly group of islands
in the South China Sea, a military report said Monday.
They apparently evolved on a group of islands
near northern Italy over a period of 5 million to 10 million years.