MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to work for a “strategic shift” in dealing with Communist insurgents during his incumbency, the Philippines’ top peace negotiator said.
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - The Philippines’ top diplomat says that while he believes the West Philippine Sea belongs to Filipinos, the country’s territorial dispute with China may “not be resolved during our lifetime.”
BORACAY ISLAND, Philippines (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Pefecto Yasay Jr. said that Asean member countries see the need to “sustain the momentum of dialogue in order to ease tensions in the region” amid militarisation in the disputed South China Sea.
MANILA (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Phillipines Senator Richard Gordon says allegations made by retired policeman Arthur Lascañas about the so-called Davao Death Squad is ground for impeachment of President Rodrigo Duterte.
BORACAY ISLAND, Philippines (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - An official from the Philippines’ Department of Foreign Affairs said the Asean member-states have been united in coming with a legally binding Code of Conduct on the South China Sea.
FORT DEL PILAR, Baguio City, Philippines (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) - Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte blamed the “wrong decisions” and selfishness of his predecessors for the hardships the Filipino people continue to experience until today.