South china sea

South china sea

Filipino fishermen no longer being intercepted at Scarborough Shoal

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MANILA, October 28, 2016 (PNA) — Philippine fishing boats are no longer being intercepted by the Chinese Coast Guard at the Scarborough Shoal for three days now, Malacañang ...
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Duterte: Next month’s joint US-PH military exercise will be the last

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President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday said the upcoming joint military exercise between the Philippines and the United States scheduled next month will be the last. “I would serve ...
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PH shows photos of Chinese ships in Scarborough Shoal

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VIENTIANE, Laos (AP) — The Philippine government on Wednesday released what it says are surveillance pictures of Chinese coast guard ships and barges at a disputed shoal in the South ...
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Duterte still wants peaceful solution to South

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MANILA, Philippines (with report from AP) — Saying that he wants a peaceful solution to the Philippines’s dispute with China over the South China Sea territories, Philippine President ...
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FVR, Alunan meet with Chinese officials

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AUGUST 11 2016 — Former President and Special Envoy Fidel V. Ramos, former Interior and Local Government Secretary Rafael Alunan, and journalist Chito Sta. Romana met informally with Chinese ...
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Kerry calls for restraint in West Philippine Sea

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MANILA (July 27, 2016) — US Secretary of State John Kerry today called for restraint among claimant countries in the West Philippine/South China Sea, saying the US sees “a real ...
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FVR to DU30: Form National Security Council before talking to China

News
DAVAO CITY (July 23, 2016) — Former President Fidel V. Ramos said President Rodrigo Duterte should first form a National Security Council before the country sends an envoy such ...
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The Tale of Two Karen Davila Interviews

Opinion
This is how sick our society is. First of all, I would like to tell Doni, a friend of mine, that I was wrong. I now fully understand ...
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All about the (G)Reed Bank: From Ferdinand Marcos Sr. to Albert del Rosario

Opinion
(Note: Every researcher knows that you are only as good as your sources. Those who are saying I’m biased towards the Chinese, check my sources. Here I used: ...
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US, China lack moral ascendancy in South China Sea decision

Ultimately, what happens to the Philippines' case against China will be up to President Duterte and the Philippine government.
Opinion
Don’t look now but the much-ballyhooed July 12, 2016 decision handed down by the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) favoring the Philippines was, from a layman’s viewpoint, a ...
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