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Manila Standard Today
Ramos accepts Duterte offerReef in the Spratly Islands in 1995. The government issued a formal protest ov
Ramos accepts Duterte offer
Manila Standard Today / Posted yesterday
Reef in the Spratly Islands in 1995. The government issued a formal protest over China’s occupation of the reef and the Philippine Navy arrested 62 Chinese fishermen at Half Moon Shoal, 80 kilometers from Palawan. A week later, following... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Manila OKs another reclamation projectduring Estrada’s first year as Manila mayor, he also expressed his support for
Manila OKs another reclamation project
Inquirier.net / Posted yesterday
during Estrada’s first year as Manila mayor, he also expressed his support for the reclamation of 288 hectares between the Philippine Navy headquarters and Manila Yacht Club. It was his predecessor, Alfredo Lim, who signed the contract with Manila... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rulings from the Hague: A mere piece of trash paper?also because of the government’s realization that it cannot sly implement the P
Rulings from the Hague: A mere piece of trash paper?
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
also because of the government’s realization that it cannot sly implement the PCA’s rewards because of the weakness of the Philippine Navy (PN) and the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) compared with the large and well-equipped Chinese naval and... Read more
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The Manila Times
Asean: Defense evolves in uncertaintiesand fighter jets. BRP Tarlac, launched in early 2016, is the first of two landi
Asean: Defense evolves in uncertainties
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
and fighter jets. BRP Tarlac, launched in early 2016, is the first of two landing platform dock style vessels for the Philippine Navy. Indonesia is constructing a submarine base on Sulawesi Island and plans to buy Russian-made diesel electric... Read more
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Spot.ph
Naxional South American Diner in Uptown Bonifaciothat act convincingly like paintings cover the walls. Empty plates, full bellie
Naxional South American Diner in Uptown Bonifacio
Spot.ph / Posted 3 days ago
that act convincingly like paintings cover the walls. Empty plates, full bellies...it's easy to fall in love with Naxional. Photos by Hans Fausto Pokemon is getting a live-action adaptation, Philippine Navy welcomes biggest vessel to date, and mo... Read more
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Spot.ph
Kaye Abad enlists Francis Libiran for her wedding gown + more things you might have missed todayrampant in the country in 2015. The United States Coast Guard will formally tu
Kaye Abad enlists Francis Libiran for her wedding gown + more things you might have missed today
Spot.ph / Posted 4 days ago
rampant in the country in 2015. The United States Coast Guard will formally turn over its decommissioned cutter to the Philippine Navy on Friday, July 22. Originally named USCG Boutwell, the vessel will be christened as Barko ng Republika ng... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US ship to be turned over to PH NavyThe United States Coast Guard will be formally turning over its decommissioned
US ship to be turned over to PH Navy
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
The United States Coast Guard will be formally turning over its decommissioned cutter, the USCG Boutwell, to the Philippine Navy on Friday (Philippine time). The transfer ceremony will be held at the Coast Guard Base in Alameda, the USCG said in an... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rody rejects China condition for talksFilipino, Chinese and other fishermen, the tribunal said. China seized the sho
Rody rejects China condition for talks
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Filipino, Chinese and other fishermen, the tribunal said. China seized the shoal in 2012 after a brief stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Manila lodged suit at the tribunal the following year. China is prepared to discuss Filipino access to the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Manila rejects Beijing condition for talksruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized Scarborough Shoal
Manila rejects Beijing condition for talks
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
ruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized Scarborough Shoal in 2012 after a brief standoff with the Philippine Navy. Manila lodged suit at the tribunal the following year. Role of contractor In the long term, Yasay said the... Read more
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The China Post
Philippines rejects China conditions for sea row talkssaid separately according to the official news agency Xinhua. China seized Scar
Philippines rejects China conditions for sea row talks
The China Post / Posted 5 days ago
said separately according to the official news agency Xinhua. China seized Scarborough Shoal — known as Huangyan Dao in Chinese — in 2012 after a brief stand-off with the Philippine navy. Manila lodged suit at the tribunal the fol... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH-China maritime talks hangFilipino, Chinese, and other fishermen, the tribunal said. China seized the sh
PH-China maritime talks hang
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Filipino, Chinese, and other fishermen, the tribunal said. China seized the shoal in 2012 after a brief stand-off with the Philippine navy. Manila lodged suit at the tribunal the following year. China is prepared to discuss Filipino access to the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Smart/MVPSF taekwondo draws record 2,000 jinsUniversity of the East, Far Eastern University, LSGH, San Beda College, DPS, DL
Smart/MVPSF taekwondo draws record 2,000 jins
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
University of the East, Far Eastern University, LSGH, San Beda College, DPS, DLSZ, Las Piñas, Cebu, Iloilo, Bacolod, Philippine Navy, Philippine Air Force and Philippine Army. Members of the Philippine team will also see action for their... Read more
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Herald Sun
South China Sea talks break downtribunal ruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized the shoal
South China Sea talks break down
Herald Sun / Posted 6 days ago
tribunal ruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized the shoal in 2012 after a brief stand-off with the Philippine navy. Manila lodged suit at the tribunal the following year. In the long term, Yasay said Manila had not ruled... Read more
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News.com.au
South China Sea talks break downtribunal ruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized the shoal
South China Sea talks break down
News.com.au / Posted 6 days ago
tribunal ruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized the shoal in 2012 after a brief stand-off with the Philippine navy. Manila lodged suit at the tribunal the following year. In the long term, Yasay said Manila had not ruled... Read more
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Adelaide Now
South China Sea talks break downtribunal ruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized the shoal
South China Sea talks break down
Adelaide Now / Posted 6 days ago
tribunal ruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized the shoal in 2012 after a brief stand-off with the Philippine navy. Manila lodged suit at the tribunal the following year. In the long term, Yasay said Manila had not ruled... Read more
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The Courier Mail
South China Sea talks break downtribunal ruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized the shoal
South China Sea talks break down
The Courier Mail / Posted 6 days ago
tribunal ruling cannot be the basis of any discussions. China seized the shoal in 2012 after a brief stand-off with the Philippine navy. Manila lodged suit at the tribunal the following year. In the long term, Yasay said Manila had not ruled... Read more
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Rappler
Philippines says imminent talks over China sea row unlikelyFilipino, Chinese and other fishermen, the tribunal said. China seized the sho
Philippines says imminent talks over China sea row unlikely
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
Filipino, Chinese and other fishermen, the tribunal said. China seized the shoal in 2012 after a brief stand-off with the Philippine navy. Manila lodged suit at the tribunal the following year. China is prepared to discuss Filipino access to the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Panamanian-registered cargo ship sinks in Manila Bay The brand-new Strategic Sealift Vessel (SSV) BRP Tarlac of the Philippine Nav
Panamanian-registered cargo ship sinks in Manila Bay
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
The brand-new Strategic Sealift Vessel (SSV) BRP Tarlac of the Philippine Navy (PN) is anchored at the Manila Bay Sunday, arriving early for its official commissioning today at Pier 13 in Manila.... Read more
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Rappler
Zambales gov to fishermen: Avoid Scarborough Shoal despite rulingbetween the Philippines and China under the previous administration could be tr
Zambales gov to fishermen: Avoid Scarborough Shoal despite ruling
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
between the Philippines and China under the previous administration could be traced to Scarborough Shoal, where the Philippine Navy nabbed 8 Chinese fishing vessels caught poaching there in 2012. leading to a standoff Since then, Filipino... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
SAF will be deployed at the New Bilibid Prisonposted as the Bureau of Corrections chief by August and he has confirmed that t
SAF will be deployed at the New Bilibid Prison
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
posted as the Bureau of Corrections chief by August and he has confirmed that to us. He also confirmed to us that the Philippine Navy will give retirement honors, retirement ceremonies for his this July 30,” Arevalo said during a press... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Philippines' South China...the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. "This will take time, not in
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Philippines' South China...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 9 days ago
the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. "This will take time, not in the next five or 10 years," said one senior Philippine navy official, requesting anonymity to speak freely on the highly sensitive matter. It was, he said, "impossible... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Crowning glory’ for PHby the United Nations-backed arbitral tribunal. “This will take time, not in t
‘Crowning glory’ for PH
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
by the United Nations-backed arbitral tribunal. “This will take time, not in the next five or 10 years,” said one senior Philippine navy official, requesting anonymity to speak freely on the highly sensitive matter. It was, he said, “impossible... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Marines general tapped to head BuCor to take over post by Aug. 1AFP public affairs chief, has announced that Marine Major Gen. Alexander Baluta
Marines general tapped to head BuCor to take over post by Aug. 1
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
AFP public affairs chief, has announced that Marine Major Gen. Alexander Balutan will be given retirement honors by the Philippine Navy on July 30 before he assumes his post as BuCor director on Aug. 1. “He (Balutan) said that this is a job... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Manila’s South China Sea victory runs agroundthe Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. “This will take time, not in
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Manila’s South China Sea victory runs aground
Manila Bulletin / Posted 10 days ago
the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. “This will take time, not in the next five or 10 years,” said one senior Philippine navy official, requesting anonymity to speak freely on the highly sensitive matter. It was, he said, “impossible... Read more
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Reuters
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Manila's South China Sea victory runs agroundthe Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. "This will take time, not in
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Manila's South China Sea victory runs aground
Reuters / Posted 10 days ago
the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. "This will take time, not in the next five or 10 years," said one senior Philippine navy official, requesting anonymity to speak freely on the highly sensitive matter. It was, he said, "impossible... Read more
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Swissinfo
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Manila's South China Sea victory runs agroundthe Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. "This will take time, not in
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Manila's South China Sea victory runs aground
Swissinfo / Posted 10 days ago
the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. "This will take time, not in the next five or 10 years," said one senior Philippine navy official, requesting anonymity to speak freely on the highly sensitive matter. It was, he said, "impossible... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Manila's South China Sea victory runs agroundthe Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. "This will take time, not in
Caught between a reef and a hard place, Manila's South China Sea victory runs aground
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague. "This will take time, not in the next five or 10 years," said one senior Philippine navy official, requesting anonymity to speak freely on the highly sensitive matter. It was, he said, "impossible... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOYislands. Our navy is a collection of tug boats compared to the Chinese aircraf
TIGHT ROPE WITH MODESTO P. SA-ONOY
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 10 days ago
islands. Our navy is a collection of tug boats compared to the Chinese aircraft carriers and nuclear submarines. The Philippine Navy will be wiped out in a few minutes of armed confrontation. Our air force has jets of the post-World War II... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
China talks eyedof its supply. The Malampaya supply is expected to ran out in about a decade.
China talks eyed
Manila Standard Today / Posted 10 days ago
of its supply. The Malampaya supply is expected to ran out in about a decade. Tension in the area rose in 2015, after the Philippine Navy found a large steel marker bearing Chinese inscriptions and hundreds of yellow buoys in the waters near the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-admiral says US should defend Panatagin waters the Filipinos call West Philippine Sea. China seized Panatag Shoal i
Ex-admiral says US should defend Panatag
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
in waters the Filipinos call West Philippine Sea. China seized Panatag Shoal in 2012 after a two-month standoff with the Philippine Navy and the Philippine Coast Guard, forcing Manila to bring the law of the sea case against Beijing in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
RJ is Rody adviser; new BuCor chief namedin Lanao in 2004 has been named director of the agency. Maj. Gen. Alexander Ba
RJ is Rody adviser; new BuCor chief named
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
in Lanao in 2004 has been named director of the agency. Maj. Gen. Alexander Balutan, the current vice commander of the Philippine Navy, is retiring early to assume the top BuCor post next month, according to newly designated Armed Forces Public... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ex-admiral: US should defend reef off PhilippinesSouth China Sea to relieve Philippine troops and resupply provisions. In one of
Ex-admiral: US should defend reef off Philippines
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
South China Sea to relieve Philippine troops and resupply provisions. In one of the world’s most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn’t stand a chance against China’s flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing’s... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Jakarta plans armed escortsby an Indonesian navy vessel, he said. The Minister said that once they reach
Jakarta plans armed escorts
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 11 days ago
by an Indonesian navy vessel, he said. The Minister said that once they reach the Philippines maritime border, the Philippine navy should take over and escort them on to their destination. "I will tell the barge businessmen, if you want to... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Ex-admiral: US should defend reef off PhilippinesSouth China Sea to relieve Philippine troops and resupply provisions. In one of
Ex-admiral: US should defend reef off Philippines
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
South China Sea to relieve Philippine troops and resupply provisions. In one of the world’s most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn’t stand a chance against China’s flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing’s... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
admiral: US should defend reef off PhilippinesSouth China Sea to relieve Philippine troops and resupply provisions. In one of
admiral: US should defend reef off Philippines
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 days ago
South China Sea to relieve Philippine troops and resupply provisions. In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn't stand a chance against China's flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing's... Read more
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The Economic Times
India in mission mode to save Philippines navy dealmonth, GRSE bid suffered a setback after it failed to meet financial requiremen
India in mission mode to save Philippines navy deal
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
month, GRSE bid suffered a setback after it failed to meet financial requirements in post-qualification assessment by the Philippine navy, as reported by ET. Unlike the Indian system of procurement, where the navy or coast guard make trance... Read more
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Pilipino Star
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countriesMANILA, Philippines — In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Phil
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countries
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn't stand a chance against China's flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing's ships seized a disputed shoal and surrounded... Read more
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Orange County Register
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countriesMANILA, Philippines – In one of the world’s most disputed waters, the puny Phil
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countries
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – In one of the world’s most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn’t stand a chance against China’s flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing’s ships seized a disputed shoal and surrounded... Read more
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Sun Star
Restraint and sobrietyvictory. There is more at stake and more involved than just our ego. On the fr
Restraint and sobriety
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
victory. There is more at stake and more involved than just our ego. On the frontlines are not just the scraggly crew of Philippine Navy on a dilapidated navy boat, but also the poor fishermen who are merely eking out a living, and us the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countriesMANILA, Philippines - In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Phil
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countries
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn't stand a chance against China's flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing's ships seized a disputed shoal and surrounded... Read more
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Inquirier.net
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countriesFILE – In this March 29, 2014, file photo, Philippine Marines deployed on the P
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countries
Inquirier.net / Posted 12 days ago
FILE – In this March 29, 2014, file photo, Philippine Marines deployed on the Philippine Navy ship LT 57 Sierra Madre practice the “relieving the watch” ceremony near Second Thomas Shoal in the South China Sea. AP Photo/Bullit Marquez, File IN one... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia wants military escorts to halt abductionsby an Indonesian navy vessel, he said. The minister said that once they reach
Indonesia wants military escorts to halt abductions
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 12 days ago
by an Indonesian navy vessel, he said. The minister said that once they reach the Philippines maritime border, the Philippine navy should take over and escort them on to their destination. "I will tell the barge businessmen, if you want to... Read more
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Rappler
Indonesia wants boats escorted by military to ward off Abu Sayyafby an Indonesian navy vessel, he said. The minister said that once they reach
Indonesia wants boats escorted by military to ward off Abu Sayyaf
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
by an Indonesian navy vessel, he said. The minister said that once they reach the Philippines maritime border, the Philippine navy should take over and escort them on to their destination. "I will tell the barge businessmen, if you want to... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countriesMANILA, Philippines (AP) - In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countries
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 12 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn't stand a chance against China's flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing's ships seized a disputed shoal and surrounded... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countriesMANILA, Philippines (AP) — In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countries
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 12 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn't stand a chance against China's flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing's ships seized a disputed shoal and surrounded... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countriesMANILA, Philippines (AP) - In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countries
Hawaii News Now / Posted 12 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn't stand a chance against China's flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing's ships seized a disputed shoal and surrounded... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countriesMANILA, Philippines (AP) — In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny
South China Sea ruling hailed as equalizing small countries
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn't stand a chance against China's flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing's ships seized a disputed shoal and surrounded... Read more
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ABC News
South China Sea Ruling Hailed as Equalizing Small CountriesIn one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn't st
South China Sea Ruling Hailed as Equalizing Small Countries
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
In one of the world's most disputed waters, the puny Philippine navy doesn't stand a chance against China's flotilla of combat ships. So when diplomacy went nowhere and Beijing's ships seized a disputed shoal and surrounded another reef, Filipino... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
South China Sea Decision Greets an Unsure New Filipino AdministrationThe captain of the Philippine Navy flagship Gregorio del Pilar, a refurbished U
South China Sea Decision Greets an Unsure New Filipino Administration
Asia Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
The captain of the Philippine Navy flagship Gregorio del Pilar, a refurbished US Coast Guard cutter, turns teary when other vessels at sea acknowledge the ship’s presence on patrol. The feeling is of both pride and helplessness. It was the same ship... Read more
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Rappler
PH to consult ASEAN allies over sea dispute ruling – defense chiefdefense setup in the area, he added, although he could not say if the Chinese s
PH to consult ASEAN allies over sea dispute ruling – defense chief
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
defense setup in the area, he added, although he could not say if the Chinese side was beefing up its forces. Asked if the Philippine Navy is willing to escort fishermen in Scarborough Shoal, Lorenzana said there is no such directive yet from the... Read more
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