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China’s Xi holds talks with N.Korean leader Kim about ‘new era’: foreign ministry

Posted on Friday, 21 June 2019 10:47 AM | No Comments
China’s President Xi Jinping held talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Pyongyang as part of his two-day state visit. They discussed the ‘new era’ of relations between...

Makabayan bloc believes boat captain was pressured to change statements

Posted on Friday, 21 June 2019 07:05 AM | No Comments
Makabayan bloc believes that the boat captain of the sunken fishing vessel was pressured to change statements after their meeting with Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Manny Piñol. Bayan Muna...

Recto Bank collision an ‘accident’, not armed attack – Lorenzana

Posted on Wednesday, 19 June 2019 04:37 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana maintained that the incident in Recto Bank involving the Chinese vessel, Yuemaobinyu 42212 and the Filipino fishing vessel, F/B GEM-VER 1 on June...

Death toll rises to 12 in southwest China earthquake

Posted on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 07:41 PM | No Comments
Twelve people died and another 125 were injured as of 08:30 Tuesday after two earthquakes hit southwest China’s Sichuan Province on Monday night, according to China’s Ministry of Emergency Management....

China fronts maritime militia to propel interest in South China Sea – US Defense Report

Posted on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 07:12 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The United States Defense Department in a report revealed that China has long been establishing its power and expanding its domain even as early as 2002. According...

Panelo: Chinese envoy won’t be summoned over Recto Bank allision

Posted on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 05:17 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua will not be summoned over the allision incident involving Filipino and Chinese fishing vessels in Recto Bank (Reed Bank) in the West Philippine...

Filipino boat captain laments Duterte’s remark on West PH Sea allision incident

Posted on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 02:53 PM | No Comments
The captain of the Philippine fishing vessel which was hit by a Chinese ship near Recto Bank (also called Reed Bank) in the West Philippine Sea on Tuesday lamented the...

Lacson: Duterte broke his silence and left us heartbroken

Posted on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 02:31 PM | No Comments
Senator Panfilo Lacson has expressed dismay over the remarks of President Rodrigo Duterte about the Chinese vessel ramming a Filipino fishing boat in Reed Bank last June 9. During his...

Marina, PCG to conduct further probe on West PH sea collision

Posted on Monday, 17 June 2019 09:39 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Maritime Authority (Marina) and the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) has been tasked to jointly conduct further investigations into the collision incident involving Filipino and Chinese fishing...

I call on our beloved president to help us —captain of sunken PH boat

Posted on Monday, 17 June 2019 09:29 PM | No Comments
Cerillo Escuterio recalled they already caught three tons of fish before a Chinese vessel rammed into their fishing vessel, F/B GemVir 1, on June 9. The 22-man crew was then...