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Santiago: US quibbling over payment of fine


The United States is delaying payment of the P58.3-million fine for damaging the Tubbataha Reefs by quibbling over procedure, Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago said on Sunday.

Posted: January 6th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Engineer heads list of confirmed ambassadors

Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Congressional Commission on Appointments (CA) on Wednesday confirmed the nomination of 16 ambassadors to various diplomatic posts abroad, including that of an engineer who somehow ended up representing the country’s interests in war-torn Iraq.

Posted: September 5th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Santiago warns: ‘Severe damage’ to PH if Korean row worsens

Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago on Tuesday warned of “severe damage” that the Philippines could suffer from nuclear warfare should the situation in the Korean peninsula escalate.

Posted: April 9th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Santiago: FBI can join probe, but…

Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago on Tuesday said the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) would have to get permission from the Philippine government before its agents could conduct their own probe into the killing of American George Anikow.

Posted: November 28th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Sen. Miriam Santiago qualified for int’l criminal court, law experts say

Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

An independent civil society panel has found Senator Miriam Santiago “qualified” to be a judge on International Criminal Court in the Hague, the Department of Foreign Affairs said Saturday.

Posted: October 29th, 2011 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Stifle noise on China, Santiago implores politicians


Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago on Sunday urged local politicians to refrain from making any provocative statements about the country’s claim to the Spratlys group of islands during President Aquino’s visit to China.

Posted: August 29th, 2011 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »



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