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4 diplomatic nightmares of Aquino

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As President Benigno Aquino III addresses the nation once again, INQUIRER.net looks back at the diplomatic nightmares he faced.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

‘Maritime disputes could lead to war’

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Haiyang Shiyou oil rig 981, the first deep-water drilling rig developed in China, is pictured in May 2012 at 320 kilometers (200 miles) southeast of Hong Kong in the South China Sea. AP FILE PHOTO

China’s maritime disputes with countries like the Philippines and Vietnam in the South China Sea are increasingly raising anxieties among their neighbors that the row could lead to armed conflict, according to a poll survey released by a US research group two weeks ago.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

DFA priority: Peace in disputed sea

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Johnson Reef, called Mabini by the Philippines, at the Spratly Islands in the West Philippine Sea.  AP FILE PHOTO

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Sunday its priority in the remaining two years of the Aquino administration would be “to ensure the peace in the West Philippine Sea” amid rising territorial conflicts with regional giant China.

Posted: July 27th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Rules-based approach to sea row

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Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) secretary Albert del Rosario  AP FILE PHOTO

Amid the worsening row in the South China Sea, the Philippines has called on the European Union and members of the Association of South East Asian Nation (Asean) to support its efforts to promote a rules-based approach in the settlement of maritime disputes in the region.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Thailand supports PH’s call for peaceful resolution of South China Sea rows

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Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) secretary Albert del Rosario  AP FILE PHOTO

Thailand supported the Philippines’ call for a peaceful resolution to disputes in the South China Sea Friday after meeting with Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario.

Posted: July 18th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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