South-ChinaSea Dispute is territory disputes involve both island and maritime claims among several sovereign states within the region.
East Timor wants tomake a border midway between the two countries that would give it more of thesea bed than under current within the healthy neighbour to the south. East Timor wants to worktogether to strengthen their relationship and overcome differences in the Timorsea. We heavily depend upon oil and gas exports so timor sea is essential economicsources for nation . “Just we fought so hard and suffered so much for ourindependence .Timor-leste will not rest until we have soverign rights over bothsea and land ” was a clear statement of former president .
East Timor has some disputes with its neighbourAustralia in past timor has takenAustralia to top UN court for spying to gain commercial advantages during negortiation on deal calledCertain Maritime Arrangement in the Timor sea . However two countries has management to settle thisdisputes by making border agreement China has backed itsexpansive claims with island-building and naval patrols. The US says it doesnot take sides in territorial disputes, but has sent military ships and planesnear disputed islands, calling them “freedom of navigation”operations to ensure access to key shipping and air routes.Both sides have accused each other of”militarising” the South China Sea. There are fears that the area is becoming aflashpoint, with potentially serious global consequences. The south China seais considered one of the reach sea which comprises of 11 billions barrels ofoils , 190 trillions feets of naturals gas, 10% of world fisheries and 30% ofglobal shipping is done from this routes . Hence when china claims this territorywhich is also claimed by nations like Vietnam, the Philippines, Taiwan,Malaysia Brunei .
there creates adisputes for territory and resources which has become issue now.Possible solution forSouth-China Sea Disputes :1 : Due togeographical complication territory claims has create some dispute theexcellent ways to solve this problems is making Maritime border.2: Since China hasclaims land and sea as its territory half profits gains from those parts shouldbe share with nations who has right on those lands and sea3: Or else in Chinashould be permitted to trade other nation from its route.4 : Or friendlyagreement should be sign for the land and sea claims such that every nation isequally profitable for this rich nation can make compromises for poor nation.5 : Even if lands areclaim and declared to rich nations they must ensure full support fordevelopment of under developed nations