"It's our policy to settle disputes in the East Sea through peaceful negotiations and with respect for diplomatic and legal process in accordance with worldwide law, including the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea", he said.
In a joint news conference, Quang said he had "shared my thoughts with (Trump) on the recent developments in this area and it is our policy to settle disputes in the South China Sea through peaceful negotiations, and with respect for diplomatic and legal process in accordance with worldwide law, including the 1982 UN Convention on the Law of the Sea".
The Chinese leader, however, would not back down on Beijing's territorial claim, Mr Duterte said. But economic prospects compel both sides to resolve their differences.
Trump said in Vietnam on November 12 before leaving to attend a summit of Asian leaders in the Philippines.
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.
Since Trump took office, priorities in the region lie elsewhere, with USA focus largely on containing the North Korean threat.
The long-simmering disputes are one issue where the two major powers' influence, focus and military might have been gauged, with the USA and China both calling for a peaceful resolution but taking contrasting positions in most other aspects of the conflict.
Those islands are capable of serving as military bases, and some of the rival claimants are concerned that China will soon establish de facto control of the waters. 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.
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However, she didn't suffer any life-threatening injuries just multiple injuries including cuts, abrasions, and a broken wrist. Her injury comes just days after she hosted the CMA Awards with Brad Paisley for a tenth consecutive year.
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Temperatures are expected to warm up to the low-50s by Monday, still remaining below average, he said. Buffalo's average high temperature is 50 degrees on Saturday's date and 49 degrees on Sunday.
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Chewbacca (Joonas Suotamo) and director Rian Johnson hang out in the Millennium Falcon on the set of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi '. The surprising part is that this story will seemingly, finally deviate from the existing Star Wars storyline as we know it.