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Bad example*

Bad example*

IT appears that the submissive response chosen by our government as a reaction to China’s aggressiveness of China towards Filipinos in the West Philippine Sea has begun to take its toll. Some Filipino fishermen have started to accept the cruelties being demonstrated by the China Coast Guard while out on patrol on Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal in Zambales. They would approach […]

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Philippines Demands Beijing Stop Seizing Fishing Boat Hauls in South China Sea

By Sputnik News ON MONDAY, the Philippine president’s office demanded that China stop confiscating fish caught by Filipino fishermen in the disputed South China Sea. Beijing claims numerous islets and shoals in the South China Sea, including Scarborough Shoal, and have spent the last few years reclaiming significant land around them to form stable islands large enough for military installations. The reef, also claimed […]

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