Tag: Duterte

South China Sea crisis: Officials attack Duterte fearing ‘territory may no long be ours'
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South China Sea crisis: Officials attack Duterte fearing ‘territory may no long be ours'

admin- August 14, 2019

Under President Rodrigo Duterte, the Philippines has shifted to a more pro-China stance. Mr Duterte recently announced that there was nothing the country could do ... Read More

Duterte foes cry foul as Philippine police push sedition charges
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Duterte foes cry foul as Philippine police push sedition charges

admin- July 19, 2019

Opponents of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte expressed shock and outrage on Friday at police moves to charge dozens of them with sedition, calling it persecution ... Read More

Duterte mocks 'ice-eating' Iceland over U.N. vote on Philippine war on drugs
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Duterte mocks 'ice-eating' Iceland over U.N. vote on Philippine war on drugs

admin- July 12, 2019

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte took a swipe at Iceland on Friday for spearheading a U.N. resolution to investigate his bloody war on drugs, saying it ... Read More

South China Sea: ‘Bomb everything’ Duterte dares the US to ‘declare war’ with Beijing
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South China Sea: ‘Bomb everything’ Duterte dares the US to ‘declare war’ with Beijing

admin- July 9, 2019

Duterte has dared the US to send its seventh fleet, which is stationed in Japan, into the disputed sea in a bid to push back ... Read More

South China Sea: Philippines Duterte made shocking 'undocumented agreement' with Beijing
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South China Sea: Philippines Duterte made shocking 'undocumented agreement' with Beijing

admin- July 7, 2019

Beijing agreed to stop blocking Filipino fishermen from Scarborough Shoal as long as the Chinese would have access to Recto Bank. Duterte argued banning Chinese ... Read More

Impeach me, I'll jail you – Philippines' Duterte dares foes to test him
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Impeach me, I'll jail you – Philippines' Duterte dares foes to test him

admin- June 28, 2019

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened opponents with prison if they try to impeach him, the latest in what a top U.N. official and an ... Read More

Philippines' Duterte accepts China's proposal to jointly investigate collision
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Philippines' Duterte accepts China's proposal to jointly investigate collision

admin- June 22, 2019

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has accepted China's proposal to jointly investigate allegations that a Chinese fishing vessel abandoned 22 Filipinos after it sank their boat ... Read More