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Rappler
Aquino: The friends he kept, the crises he (mis)managedChina that ended the two countries' 2012 standoff at Scarborough Shoal, a war o
Aquino: The friends he kept, the crises he (mis)managed
Rappler / Posted 4 hours ago
China that ended the two countries' 2012 standoff at Scarborough Shoal, a war of nerves triggered by Aquino’s dispatch of a Philippine Navy warship to arrest Chinese fishing vessels poaching in traditional fishing grounds on the shoal. With the... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino and the PH military: Toys for the big boysBIGGEST SHIP. President Benigno S. Aquino III christened landing dock vessel BR
Aquino and the PH military: Toys for the big boys
Rappler / Posted yesterday
BIGGEST SHIP. President Benigno S. Aquino III christened landing dock vessel BRP Tarlac during the Philippine Navy 118th Anniversary Celebration on June 1, 2016. Malacañang Photo UNITED KINGDOM – The Philippines' biggest ship is no longer from the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Operations underway against abductors of Indonesian sailorshelp the military run after the sea marauders. He said among the measures made
Operations underway against abductors of Indonesian sailors
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
help the military run after the sea marauders. He said among the measures made was to augment addition seacraft from the Philippine Navy to safeguard the vast border against the marauders. He said Malaysia, Indonesia and the Philippines have... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Carpio: UN tribunal must void China claimseized Panatag Shoal, a rich fishing ground 230 km off the coast of Zambales pr
Carpio: UN tribunal must void China claim
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
seized Panatag Shoal, a rich fishing ground 230 km off the coast of Zambales province, after a two-month standoff with the Philippine Navy and the Philippine Coast Guard, forcing Manila to bring a law of the sea suit against Beijing in the UN... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH joining world’s biggest war gamesexplosive ordnance disposal, and diving and salvage operations,” it added. Whi
PH joining world’s biggest war games
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
explosive ordnance disposal, and diving and salvage operations,” it added. While only a small contingent from the Philippine Navy will take part in in RIMPAC 2016, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said that “it is very important... Read more
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The Manila Times
Indonesians’ Abu captors identifiedcommand,” Coloma said, quoting military spokesman Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla.
Indonesians’ Abu captors identified
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
command,” Coloma said, quoting military spokesman Brig. Gen. Restituto Padilla. “The AFP Western Mindanao Command and Philippine Navy are still trying their best to confirm and validate this report,” he added. His statement came after the... Read more
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Rappler
Boxing: Palicte makes statement with Silvano knockoutsecond showdown with Vergilio Silvano, knocking out the durable journeyman in t
Boxing: Palicte makes statement with Silvano knockout
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
second showdown with Vergilio Silvano, knocking out the durable journeyman in the seventh round on Friday, June 24 at the Philippine Navy Gym in Bonifacio Global City, Philippines. Palicte (21-2, 18 knockouts) dropped the southpaw Silvano... Read more
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Inquirier.net
What happened to our military?in a military environment from the 1950s till the late ’60s, I could only shake
What happened to our military?
Inquirier.net / Posted 4 days ago
in a military environment from the 1950s till the late ’60s, I could only shake my head in disappointment as I compared our Philippine Navy (PN) to the other navies in Southeast Asia. We now have a puny Navy and Air Force. In fact, we practically... Read more
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Rappler
'Protecting Benham Bank key to food security' - Oceanawent on a week-long trip to analyze Benham Bank’s ecological region and its bio
'Protecting Benham Bank key to food security' - Oceana
Rappler / Posted 5 days ago
went on a week-long trip to analyze Benham Bank’s ecological region and its biological features. Technical divers from the Philippine Navy and Philippine Coast Guard surveyed the area and took video of the layers of coral using remotely operated... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The South China Sea: Historical perspectives and contemporary reflectionsmost extreme behavior was in reaction to China’s 1994 installation of fishery f
The South China Sea: Historical perspectives and contemporary reflections
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
most extreme behavior was in reaction to China’s 1994 installation of fishery facilities and shelters on Meiji Reef. The Philippine Navy, in late March of the following year, blew up survey markers that China had installed on Wufang Atoll... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Zambales fishermen stage protestShoal. China seized Panatag, internationally known as Scarborough Shoal, in 20
Zambales fishermen stage protest
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
Shoal. China seized Panatag, internationally known as Scarborough Shoal, in 2012 after a two-month standoff with the Philippine Navy and the Philippine Coast Guard to add it to a string of reefs that it had grabbed and started to develop into... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘Are you with us or are you not?’dispute. He said he stressed that Panatag Shoal, which China seized in 2012 af
‘Are you with us or are you not?’
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
dispute. He said he stressed that Panatag Shoal, which China seized in 2012 after a two-month standoff with the Philippine Navy and the Philippine Coast Guard, is “very near” Manila. PH arbitration case It was the loss of Panatag... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH fishers pin hope on UN tribunalfishermen during storms. China took effective control of the shoal in 2012, fo
PH fishers pin hope on UN tribunal
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
fishermen during storms. China took effective control of the shoal in 2012, following a two-month standoff with the Philippine Navy and Filipino coast guards. Ear-splitting blast Since then, non-Chinese fishing boats approaching the lagoon... Read more
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Inquirier.net
GALLERY: Philippine Superliga kicks off third seasonall eight teams. Petron Tri-Activ Spikers at the PSL Opening. Photo by Tristan
GALLERY: Philippine Superliga kicks off third season
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
all eight teams. Petron Tri-Activ Spikers at the PSL Opening. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Standard Insurance Philippine Navy Corvettes at the PSL Opening. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Foton Tornadoes at the PSL Opening. Photo... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PSL opens its third seasonPetron are Amy’s Spikers, Cignal HD, Foton, F2 Logistics, Generika, RC Cola, an
PSL opens its third season
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
Petron are Amy’s Spikers, Cignal HD, Foton, F2 Logistics, Generika, RC Cola, and league newcomers Standard Insurance Philippine Navy. Disclaimer: Comments do not represent the views of INQUIRER.net. We reserve the right to exclude comments... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Justice bats for credible defense, or face ‘erasure’Panatag Shoal (Scarborough Shoal), a rich fishing ground off the coast of Zamba
Justice bats for credible defense, or face ‘erasure’
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
Panatag Shoal (Scarborough Shoal), a rich fishing ground off the coast of Zambales, after a two-month standoff with the Philippine Navy. China has ignored the proceedings and says it will not abide by the tribunal’s ruling, insisting it has... Read more
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Sun Star
7 flood-prone schools identified in Cebu bridge citiesshoes from getting wet during a flood, said Padilla. The City Government, in p
7 flood-prone schools identified in Cebu bridge cities
Sun Star / Posted 12 days ago
shoes from getting wet during a flood, said Padilla. The City Government, in partnership with a private company, the Philippine Navy and Philippine Air Force, will conduct a drainage clean-up on June 30. Cenro has been deploying personnel to... Read more
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The Washington Times
FBI’s Omar Mateen terror investigation under reviewvisible, and no Chinese fishermen or vessels were spotted around the reef. Bei
FBI’s Omar Mateen terror investigation under review
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
visible, and no Chinese fishermen or vessels were spotted around the reef. Beijing has held the reef since 2012, after the Philippine navy retreated in the face of Chinese naval intimidation. The Pentagon is concerned that China will begin... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Asean retracts bold statement against Chinapursuit of legal action over Panatag Shoal (Scarborough Shoal), which China sei
Asean retracts bold statement against China
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
pursuit of legal action over Panatag Shoal (Scarborough Shoal), which China seized after a two-month standoff with the Philippine Navy in 2012. “I think they (Asean) want to wait until the arbitration decision comes out before making any sort... Read more
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Rappler
Why the US will fight for 'freedom of navigation' in the South China SeaDISPUTED WATERS. In this file photo, US Navy personnel raise their flag during
Why the US will fight for 'freedom of navigation' in the South China Sea
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
DISPUTED WATERS. In this file photo, US Navy personnel raise their flag during the bilateral maritime exercise between the Philippine Navy and US Navy dubbed Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT 2014) aboard the USS John S. McCain in the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Pinoys barred from Panatagsea and has controlled Scarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometers (145 miles) off L
Pinoys barred from Panatag
Manila Standard Today / Posted 15 days ago
sea and has controlled Scarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometers (145 miles) off Luzon, since a 2012 standoff with the Philippine Navy. The Kalayaan Atin Ito (Freedom This is Ours) group said 16 of its members arrived near the shoal early on... Read more
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The Manila Times
Chinese ships harass Pinoy protesters at disputed shoalcontrolled Scarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometers off the main Philippine islan
Chinese ships harass Pinoy protesters at disputed shoal
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
controlled Scarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometers off the main Philippine island of Luzon, since a 2012 standoff with the Philippine Navy. The Kalayaan Atin Ito (Freedom This is Ours) group said 16 of its members arrived near the shoal early on... Read more
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The Manila Times
Philippine protesters say harassed by Chinese coastguard ships in SChina SeaScarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometers (145 miles) off the main Philippine isla
Philippine protesters say harassed by Chinese coastguard ships in SChina Sea
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
Scarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometers (145 miles) off the main Philippine island of Luzon, since a 2012 standoff with the Philippine Navy. The Kalayaan Atin Ito (Freedom This is Ours) group said 16 of its members arrived near the shoal early on... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Philippine protesters say harassed by Chinese during flag stuntScarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometres (145 miles) off the main Philippine isla
Philippine protesters say harassed by Chinese during flag stunt
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 16 days ago
Scarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometres (145 miles) off the main Philippine island of Luzon, since a 2012 standoff with the Philippine Navy. The Kalayaan Atin Ito (Freedom This is Ours) group said 16 of its members arrived near the shoal early on... Read more
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Rappler
Filipino protesters say harassed by Chinese during flag stuntScarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometers (145 miles) off the main Philippine isla
Filipino protesters say harassed by Chinese during flag stunt
Rappler / Posted 16 days ago
Scarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometers (145 miles) off the main Philippine island of Luzon, since a 2012 standoff with the Philippine Navy. The Kalayaan Atin Ito (Freedom This is Ours) group said 16 of its members arrived near the shoal early on... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Philippine protesters say harassed by Chinese during flag stuntScarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometres (145 miles) off the main Philippine isla
Philippine protesters say harassed by Chinese during flag stunt
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Scarborough Shoal, just 230 kilometres (145 miles) off the main Philippine island of Luzon, since a 2012 standoff with the Philippine Navy. The Kalayaan Atin Ito (Freedom This is Ours) group said 16 of its members arrived near the shoal early on... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Alyssa Valdez back for Bali Pure MondayUniversity and Team Iriga, tied at 1-2, tangle in the first match at 1 p.m. In
Alyssa Valdez back for Bali Pure Monday
Inquirier.net / Posted 16 days ago
University and Team Iriga, tied at 1-2, tangle in the first match at 1 p.m. In men’s action, Sta. Elena and Philippine Navy gun for their first win in three games in the Spikers’ Turf Season 2 Open Conference. Although Valdez... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Me and my armyCity. The Armed Forces of the Philippines in Central Visayas held a static disp
Me and my army
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
City. The Armed Forces of the Philippines in Central Visayas held a static display of ammunition and equipment by the PA, Philippine Navy and Philippine Air Force in observance of the 118th Anniversary of Philippine Independence yesterday, June... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
More ships coming for PH Navy — Gazmin More ships are scheduled to be delivered to the Philippine Navy (PN) further
More ships coming for PH Navy — Gazmin
Manila Bulletin / Posted 17 days ago
More ships are scheduled to be delivered to the Philippine Navy (PN) further boosting its capability to defend the country’s territorial waters. This was stressed by Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin’s speech,... Read more
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Sun Star
Stop recla projects, or be sued: Oceana to LGUsCordova, Cebu; a reclamation for international seaport in Cordova, Cebu; the Ra
Stop recla projects, or be sued: Oceana to LGUs
Sun Star / Posted 17 days ago
Cordova, Cebu; a reclamation for international seaport in Cordova, Cebu; the Rafael Ramos Naval Base Reclamation by the Philippine Navy in Lapu-Lapu City; a reclamation project in Poblacion, Compostela town; a proposed reclamation in Tayud,... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Rectifying the damageto do with the freedom of navigation which we are now trying to raise after tha
Rectifying the damage
Manila Standard Today / Posted 18 days ago
to do with the freedom of navigation which we are now trying to raise after that incident in the Mischief Reef where Philippine navy arrested Chinese fishermen fishing in the area. Edca has been unduly stretched by the US to allow it to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Navy welcomes first marine research ship The Philippine Navy (PN) formally welcomed yesterday the country’s first dedi
Navy welcomes first marine research ship
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
The Philippine Navy (PN) formally welcomed yesterday the country’s first dedicated marine research vessel – BRP Gregorio Velasquez (AGR 702). Navy officers watch as the newly-acquired Auxiliary General... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH to use BRP Gregorio Velasquez to map maritime domainsGeneral Research (AGR) vessel BRP Gregorio Velasquez (AGR 702) arrives at Pier
PH to use BRP Gregorio Velasquez to map maritime domains
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
General Research (AGR) vessel BRP Gregorio Velasquez (AGR 702) arrives at Pier 13 in South Harbor, Manila on Friday. The Philippine Navy (PN) formally welcomed Friday the country’s first dedicated marine research vessel, BRP Gregorio Velasquez... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gazmin to lead welcoming ceremonies for BRP Gregorio Velasquezfor BRP Gregorio Velasquez Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin will lead the wel
Gazmin to lead welcoming ceremonies for BRP Gregorio Velasquez
Manila Bulletin / Posted 20 days ago
for BRP Gregorio Velasquez Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin will lead the welcoming and arrival ceremonies for the Philippine Navy (PN)’s first survey ship, the BRP Gregorio Velasquez (AGR-702), at Pier 13, Manila South Harbor on Friday... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Diverse marine life found in 2016 Benham Rise expeditionfrom the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and University of the Philip
Diverse marine life found in 2016 Benham Rise expedition
Manila Standard Today / Posted 20 days ago
from the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and University of the Philippines as well as technical divers from the Philippine Navy and the Philippine Coast Guard, the expedition was able to record a dazzling array of soft and hard corals,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
China wants PH to drop UN suitit would withdraw from Panatag Shoal, which it seized from the Philippines in 2
China wants PH to drop UN suit
Inquirier.net / Posted 20 days ago
it would withdraw from Panatag Shoal, which it seized from the Philippines in 2012 after a two-month standoff with the Philippine Navy, to encourage negotiations. It was China’s seizure of Panatag Shoal, internationally known as Scarborough... Read more
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Pilipino Star
CARAT Philippines with US Navy formally kicks offMANILA, Philippines (Philippine News Agency) — Units from the Philippine Navy a
CARAT Philippines with US Navy formally kicks off
Pilipino Star / Posted 22 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (Philippine News Agency) — Units from the Philippine Navy and the US Navy formally started on Monday the annual bilateral Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training (CARAT). CARAT Philippines 2016 aims to conduct combined naval... Read more
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Salon.com
China repeats refusal to abide by South China Sea rulingthe Navy’s top admiral, said “more and more” interactions at sea with the Chine
China repeats refusal to abide by South China Sea ruling
Salon.com / Posted 22 days ago
the Navy’s top admiral, said “more and more” interactions at sea with the Chinese navy are safe and professional. PHILIPPINE NAVY COMMISSIONS NEW SHIPS The Philippine navy last week commissioned its first amphibious landing dock and three... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Study: Maritime disputes affect domestic stakeholders toopolicy positions constrain rather than enable defense or law enforcement operat
Study: Maritime disputes affect domestic stakeholders too
Pilipino Star / Posted 23 days ago
policy positions constrain rather than enable defense or law enforcement operations. An example is when DOC requires the Philippine Navy or Coast Guard to observe maximum tolerance with Chinese fishermen who enter the country's exclusive economic... Read more
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The Manila Times
China hits at US ‘provocations,’ ‘doesn’t fear trouble’Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, a
China hits at US ‘provocations,’ ‘doesn’t fear trouble’
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month standoff with the Philippine Navy. Carter declined to elaborate when pressed on Saturday over what “actions” Washington might take but... Read more
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Aljazeera
New dawn for Philippine-China relations?"I will ask the [Philippine] Navy to bring me to the nearest point in South Chi
New dawn for Philippine-China relations?
Aljazeera / Posted 23 days ago
"I will ask the [Philippine] Navy to bring me to the nearest point in South China Sea that is tolerable to them and I will ride a jet ski‎. I will carry a flag, and when I reach Spratlys, I will erect the Filipino flag," declared Davao City mayor,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
China hits at US 'provocations', says doesn't fear 'trouble'Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, a
China hits at US 'provocations', says doesn't fear 'trouble'
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 24 days ago
Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Carter declined to elaborate when pressed on Saturday over what "actions" Washington might take but... Read more
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iafrica.com
China hits back at US 'provocations'Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, a
China hits back at US 'provocations'
iafrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Carter declined to elaborate when pressed on Saturday over what "actions" Washington might take but... Read more
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The Manila Times
China hits at US ‘provocations,’ says doesn’t fear ‘trouble’Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, a
China hits at US ‘provocations,’ says doesn’t fear ‘trouble’
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Carter declined to elaborate when pressed on Saturday over what “actions” Washington might take. But he... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
China criticises US 'provocations', says it doesn't fear 'trouble'Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, a
China criticises US 'provocations', says it doesn't fear 'trouble'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 24 days ago
Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Mr Carter declined to elaborate when pressed over what "actions" Washington might take but he also proposed... Read more
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The Economic Times
China hits out at US 'provocations', says does not fear 'trouble'control of Scarborough Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing awa
China hits out at US 'provocations', says does not fear 'trouble'
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
control of Scarborough Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Carter declined to elaborate when pressed yesterday over what "actions" Washington might... Read more
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Business Standard India
US vows 'actions' if China builds new South China Sea structuresShoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, a
US vows 'actions' if China builds new South China Sea structures
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Carter declined to elaborate when later pressed on what "actions" Washington might take. The US warning... Read more
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Business Standard India
China hits at US 'provocations', says doesn't fear 'trouble'control of Scarborough Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing awa
China hits at US 'provocations', says doesn't fear 'trouble'
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
control of Scarborough Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Carter declined to elaborate when pressed yesterday over what "actions" Washington might... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘We do not fear you’: Chinese admiralShoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, a
‘We do not fear you’: Chinese admiral
Herald Sun / Posted 24 days ago
Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Carter declined to elaborate when pressed on Saturday over what “actions” Washington might takeUS Secretary... Read more
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News.com.au
‘We do not fear you’: Chinese admiralShoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, a
‘We do not fear you’: Chinese admiral
News.com.au / Posted 24 days ago
Shoal in 2012, stationing patrol vessels and shooing away Filipino fishermen, after a two-month stand-off with the Philippine Navy. Carter declined to elaborate when pressed on Saturday over what “actions” Washington might take US... Read more
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