Ανταγωνισμός, ναυσιπλοΐα και διεκδικήσεις στη νότια Σινική θάλασσα και οι προοπτικές εξομάλυνσης στο πλαίσιο του διεθνούς δικαίου της θάλασσας και της διεθνούς νομολογίας
KeywordsΝότια Σινική Θάλασσα ; Κίνα ; Διεκδικήσεις ; Διεθνές δίκαιο ; China ; Sea ; Law of the sea ; International law ; United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS)
This dissertation, titled “The South China Sea Dispute: International Competition, Seafaring and Claims. The Prospect of Normalization on the Area, Under the Scope of International Maritime Law and International Jurisprudence” is to analyze the issue of the dispute in the South China Sea and the disputes of the claimant countries. What makes this issue worth of analysis is that this issue has an impact not only to the countries having the territorial disputes, but also to the International Community as a whole. The issue of Safe Seafaring and Fishing in the Area, as well as the claims for the islands in the area, will be the main core of this dissertation. The aim is to mention all the issues concerning the subject, while mentioning every claim that the countries involved have on the area. Main objective in this analysis is to preview the Law of the Sea and its main points that will assist in resolving the tension. Furthermore, a special reference to the reasons why this area is valuable to the claimant countries will be made, mainly focusing on the oil and natural gas resources under the South China Sea, the rich fishery area and the geopolitical consequences resolving the issue will have, both in this region and in the International Community.