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Duterte: I need China

MANILA, Philippines – Before departing for China to attend the Boao Forum for Asia , President Rodrigo Duterte declared he "needs" Beijing to back his administration's priority programs. "I would say, I need China more than anybody else at this time of our national life. I need China. I will not ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerApr 9th, 2018

Duterte tells China: You can t create islands and claim the sea

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte upped the ante with his unexpected word war with China on Friday, August 17. "You cannot create islands there and claim the sea. That is not an island, artificial islands are not true, are prohibited in the middle sea. 'Yan nga ang ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Duterte to China: ‘You can’t create artificial islands there and claim the sea’

        China cannot just create artificial islands in the disputed waters and claim the territory as theirs, President Rodrigo Duterte asserted on Friday.   Duterte made the remark before members of Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP), the political party of his daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte in the Davao region.   "When you create an artificial island I think that it wouldbe... Ang sabi ko sa China, 'yung sabi niya, "Filipinos. Go out of..."You cannot create islands there and claim the sea," Duterte said in his speech.   "That is not anisland. Artificial islands are not... are prohibited in the middle sea.Iyan nga ang ...Keep on reading: Duterte to China: ‘You can’t create artificial islands there and claim the sea’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

Del Rosario commends rare Duterte tirade vs China

MANILA, Philippines – Former foreign secretary Albert del Rosario on Friday, August 17, commended President Rodrigo Duterte's recent remark urging China to "temper" its frequent warnings to planes and ships passing over or through the South China Sea. "We want to respectfully commend President Duterte on his recent remarks about China's aggressive and unlawful behavior in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 17th, 2018

After Duterte tirade, China asserts right to warn planes

MANILA, Philippines – Despite criticism from Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, China asserted its right to warn certain planes flying over the South China Sea, Reuters reported on Thursday, August 16.  The Chinese foreign ministry, in a statement sent to Reuters , asserted that the disputed Spratly Islands remain Chinese ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Duterte slams China over building on islands

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has urged China to 'temper' its behaviour in the South China Sea in a rare criticism of the Asian superpower over its programme of island-building in.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Duterte stands up to Beijing

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte urged China to 'temper' its behavior in the South China Sea - a rare criticism from Manila of Beijing island-building in disputed waters. China has al.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Duterte stands up to Beijing

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte urged China to ‘temper’ its behavior in the South China Sea – a rare criticism from Manila of Beijing island-building in disputed waters. China has al Source link link: Duterte stands up to Beijing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Duterte slams China over building on islands

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has urged China to ‘temper’ its behaviour in the South China Sea in a rare criticism of the Asian superpower over its programme of island-building in Source link link: Duterte slams China over building on islands.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Duterte orders DFA to talk to Chinese counterparts regarding recent actions in disputed sea

The recent remarks of President Rodrigo R. Duterte asking China to temper its behavior in the South China Sea has not affected the country’s relations with the Philippines, Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter S. Cayetano said. The President made the statement in response to reports that the Chinese navy stationed in the region has issued […] The post Duterte orders DFA to talk to Chinese counterparts regarding recent actions in disputed sea appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Duterte slams China over island-building

MANILA: Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has urged China to 'temper' its behaviour in the South China Sea in a rare criticism of the Asian superpower over its programme of island-buil.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Manila Bulletin Headline for Today (08/16/2018) Duterte appeals to China B…

Manila Bulletin Headline for Today (08/16/2018) Duterte appeals to China B….....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2018

Duterte to China: Temper behavior in SCS

China should “temper” its behavior in the South China Sea to avoid friction with the United States, President Duterte said, as he warned that the region could become a flashpoint if tensions over the disputed areas persist......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Philippine leader says China wrong to police airspace...

MANILA, Aug 15 (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said in a rare rebuke of Beijing he wants China to rethink its conduct in the South China Sea and that it has no right to repel forei.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Duterte says China wrong to police airspace over disputed sea

MANILA- Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said in a rare rebuke of Beijing he wants China to rethink its conduct in the South China Sea and that it has no right to repel foreign aircraft and boats passing by its artificial islands in the disputed waterway. Duterte said he hoped China would “temper” its behavior and […].....»»

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Duterte hopes China will temper its behavior

Duterte hopes China will temper its behavior.....»»

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Duterte: China Should Temper Its Behavior in Disputed Waters

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The Philippine president said Tuesday that China's claim to airspace above newly built islands and surrounding waters in the disputed South China Sea "is wrong" and Beijing sh.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Duterte: China Should Temper Its Behavior in Disputed Waters

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The Philippine president said Tuesday that China's claim to airspace above newly built islands and surrounding waters in the disputed South China Sea "is wrong" and Beijing sh.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Duterte hopes Beijing can temper warnings in South China Sea

MANILA, Philippines – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte urged China to "temper" its frequent warnings to planes and ships passing over or through the South China Sea. In a rare statement critical of China, Duterte said on Tuesday, August 14, that Beijing must respect the right of ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 14th, 2018

Duterte: China should ‘temper’ behavior in South China Sea

President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said China should "temper" its behavior in the South China Sea after the Chinese navy threatened a Philippine military aircraft in its latest known flight over China's man-made islands in the disputed sea. "You cannot create an island and you say that the air above the artificial island is your own. That is wrong. The right to innocent passage is guaranteed," Duterte told businessmen and diplomats in a speech in Malacaang. "I hope that China would temper its behavior. I do not want to quarrel with China," he added. The President asserted that ships would not need "any permission to sail through the open seas." "And if it's nearby a ter...Keep on reading: Duterte: China should ‘temper’ behavior in South China Sea.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 14th, 2018

China loans, grants to fund 18 projects

Amid closer ties between Manila and Beijing, 18 projects and programs worth a total of P731.7 billion will be rolled out during President Duterte's term through loans and grants from China. Na.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018