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ANYARE? : The supposed war looming in the West Philippine Sea

The West Philippine Sea is a vast, resource-rich part of the South China Sea and within the 200-nautical mile exclusive economic zone and continental shelf of the Philippines......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarMay 4th, 2021

Roque is substitute in supposed Duterte debate with Carpio on West Philippine Sea

The debate had been the president's idea and the challenge was issued after a series of insults at the former Supreme Court justice......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Duterte unfazed by reports of disgruntled soldiers

President Duterte is not bothered by reports that some retired and active soldiers are planning to withdraw their support for him over his supposed silence on China’s incursions in the West Philippine Sea, Malacañang said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Chinese missile boats drive away Filipino TV crew in West Philippine Sea

ABS-CBN News' Chiara Zambrano reported that she and her crew were supposed to visit Ayungin Shoal, where the Philippine Navy maintains its presence through BRP Sierra Madre. The Filipino boat, however, failed to even get near the shoal......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 9th, 2021

Philippine coaches divided on NBA Finals picks

Philippine coaches are split like East and West in casting their picks for the heavy favorites Los Angeles Lakers and the tough underdog Miami Heat in the looming classic NBA Finals starting Thursday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 1st, 2020

Tolentino insists Duterte-Xi fishing deal valid without knowing what it s about

MANILA, Philippines – Neophyte Senator Francis Tolentino on Monday, July 29, asserted the validity of the supposed fishing deal between China and the Philippines without Senate concurrence even if he does not know yet the contents of the deal.  The fishing deal in the West Philippine Sea was purportedly entered into ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 29th, 2019

Carpio asks Duterte: Don t mention China fishing deal in 4th SONA

Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio advised President Rodrigo Duterte not to mention his supposed fishing deal with Chinese President Xi Jinping in the West Philippine Sea in his State of the Nation Address (SONA)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 12th, 2019

It s pointless : Locsin says verbal fishing deal with China not a policy

Contrary to the previous pronouncements of Malacañang, the Philippines' top diplomat said the supposed verbal agreement between President Rodrigo Duterte and Chinese Xi Jinping on fishing in the West Philippine Sea cannot be enforced......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 3rd, 2019

[ANALYSIS] Is Duterte ready to handle a looming Middle East crisis?

While the Philippines has been transfixed in the last few days on the boat-ramming incident involving 22 Filipino fishermen in the West Philippine Sea, further west near the Persian Gulf, another maritime episode blew up, escalating an already tense situation in the Middle East, home to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 24th, 2019

SC to gov t: Explain red-tagging, West PH Sea neglect

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte's government must explain to the Supreme Court (SC) the government's harassment of human rights lawyers, and the supposed failure to enforce environmental laws in 3 areas in the West Philippine Sea. This follows the issuance of the Supreme Court of writs of amparo and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 5th, 2019

Concrete plans on West Philippine Sea issue sought from possible presidential bets

“Motherhood statements don’t count for anything when literally the future of the next generation of Filipinos is at stake,” said Rep. Ruffy Biazon......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News3 hr. 1 min. ago

Duterte spokesman of China in WPS tiff?

China may not need a full-time ambassador in Manila to speak for it and look after the interests of its nationals on issues involving the West Philippine Sea......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News11 hr. 51 min. ago

Duterte hindi makikipag-debate kay Carpio

Hindi papatulan ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte ang pagkagat ni dating Supreme Court Chief Justice Antonio Carpio sa kanyang hamon na debate kaugnay sa isyu ng West Philippine Sea. Ayon kay Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque, itinalaga siya ni Pangulong Duterte na makipag-debate kay Carpio. Paliwanag ni Roque, sinunod kasi ng Pangulo ang payo ng kanyang gabinete […] The post Duterte hindi makikipag-debate kay Carpio appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News21 hr. 1 min. ago

EKSKLUSIBO: Babaeng PCG personnel na nagpalayas sa 7 Chinese vessel sa Sabina Shoal, kinabahan

Aminado ang Philippine Coast Guard lady officer na nasa likod ng tinig na nagpalayas sa pitong Chinese militia vessel sa Sabina Shoal na bahagi ng West Philippine Sea na mayroon siyang naramdamang kaba habang ibinibigay ang radio challenge. Sa ekslusibong panayam ng Radyo Inquirer, sinabi ni Probationary Ensign Gretch Mary Acuario na isa ring abogado, […] The post EKSKLUSIBO: Babaeng PCG personnel na nagpalayas sa 7 Chinese vessel sa Sabina Shoal, kinabahan appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News21 hr. 1 min. ago

Carpio rejects debate with Roque on ‘pointless’ issues

MANILA, Philippines — Retired Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio has rejected the proposed topics of the debate with presidential spokesperson Harry Roque in connection with issues on the West Philippine Sea, saying it is “pointless” to debate about issues that are not being disputed. Roque, during his press briefing, proposed a number of topics […] The post Carpio rejects debate with Roque on ‘pointless’ issues appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 8th, 2021

& lsquo;Rody& rsquo;s remarks at UN meet official policy on WPS row& rsquo;

The Department of Foreign Affairs on Friday said President Rodrigo Duterte’s statement at the 75th UN General Assembly on the 2016 South China Sea Arbitral Award stands “as the supreme expression of foreign policy on the West Philippine issue.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Rody backs off from debate

President Rodrigo Duterte backed down from his own challenge to debate retired Supreme Court associate justice Antonio Carpio on the West Philippine Sea after the former magistrate called his bluff and said he was ready to face the Chief Executive anytime of the day......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Carpio to debate anyone on West Philippine Sea ‘possession’

With a verbal square-off with President Duterte now out of the question following the latter’s change of heart, retired Supreme Court justice Antonio Carpio said he is still willing to push through with the debate even only with the Chief Executive’s alter egos......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

200 Chinese vessels remain in WPS& mdash;intel firm; PH sets another sea drill

A geospatial intelligence firm on Thursday revealed that some 200 Chinese ships are still moored in the West Philippine Sea as the Philippine Coast Guard announced it will hold the second leg of its joint maritime exercise with the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources next week......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Duterte dares, Carpio accepts challenge to debate on WPS

Retired Supreme Court associate justice Antonio Carpio on Thursday accepted the challenge of President Duterte for a debate on the West Philippine Sea issue, saying he is ready to face the President anytime of the day......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

Duterte, Carpio debate on WPS up  

It seems the word war between President Rodrigo Duterte and retired Supreme Court senior associate justice Antonio Carpio won’t be over soon, as the two have expressed their willingness to debate over the West Philippine Sea. Duterte on Wednesday night challenged Carpio for a face off as he accused the latter of being responsible for […] The post Duterte, Carpio debate on WPS up   appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021