South China Sea: Philippines wins Chinese maritime claims (for now…)

The International tribunal of The Hague (Netherlands) have denied Chinese claims over the South China Sea against Philippines.

This decision may increase the tension in the region where several other countries, such as Vietnam and Malaysia, are also denying the Chinese claim of the South China Sea.

Look at the press release published by The New York Times:

Read the different articles from The New York Times about this specific topic:

http://www.nytimes.com/topic/destination/south-china-sea

 

US-Mexico Wall: two short documentaries from The Atlantic

Here are two very interesting ,short descriptions of the US-Mexcio border from The Atlantic. The second one shows how the building of the wall may transform American citizens into aliens.

http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/472707/a-visceral-portrait-of-life-at-the-us-mexico-border/

http://www.theatlantic.com/video/index/490241/in-texas-stuck-on-mexican-side-of-the-border-wall/