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Merkel gifts China’s leader Xi with map of ancient Asia

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (AP Photo/Michael Sohn

German Chancellor Angela Merkel had gifted Chinese President Xi Jinping with an old map of ancient Asia that did not carry China’s nine-dash line, foreign affairs officials said on Friday.

Posted: October 25th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PH, US, Japan navies practice

Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio warns that any move by Manila to enter into joint-development ventures with Beijing over the Philippines’ 370-kilometer exclusive economic zone will be a culpable violation of the Constitution.

The navies of the Philippines, the United States and Japan on Thursday began a two-day multilateral military exercise in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea).

Posted: October 24th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PH, Vietnam to cooperate amid sea row

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The Philippines and Vietnam have agreed to work together to bring the territorial disputes in the South China Sea to the leaders of Europe and Asia during a retreat session scheduled yesterday at the 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (Asem) in Milan, Italy.

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

Aquino thanks Coast Guard for preventing tension in West Philippine Sea

President Benigno Aquino III. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

President Benigno Aquino III on Thursday thanked the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) for defending the country’s territory and preventing incidents that may result in tension in the West Philippine Sea.

Posted: October 16th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

SC asked to junk petitions vs Edca


Government lawyers on Friday asked the Supreme Court to dismiss the petitions seeking to nullify the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (Edca), which gives the US greater access to military bases in the country.

Posted: October 10th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »