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Would China withdraw from UNCLOS if UN court decides in favor of PH?

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THE possibility of China pulling out of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea has been mentioned in informal discussions among foreign affairs experts and observers but it was the first time that a Chinese scholar said it in public. 

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DAP - pork in another form

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Malacañang must be feeling beleaguered.

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Filipina wins Mignone International Human Rights Award

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Human rights activist Mary Aileen D. Bacalso, secretary-general of the Asian Federation against Involuntary Disappearances (AFAD) is this year’s awardee of the Emilio Mignone International Human Rights Prize.

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PH, China in battle of photos on Scarborough shoal

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Concrete blocks or just rocks and corals?

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Embarrassing findings on concrete blocks in Bajo de Masinloc

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Retired Philippine Navy Commodore Rex Robles had very serious doubts about the concrete blocks in Bajo de Masinloc as foundations for structures similar to what the Chinese did in Mischief Reef when he first saw the photos presented by Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin during a budget congressional hearing last Sept. 3.

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The lawmaker’s offer

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‘Endorsement may not be a crime but being a recipient of millions of money from PDAF is stealing money from the people. That’s plunder.’

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Using calamity an excuse for another calamity

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One week after the 7.2 magnitude tremblor that shook Bohol, Cebu and other parts of Central Visayas, many are still unaccounted for.

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‘Beyond tears and borders’

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Messages of faith and hope marked the observance of the International Day of the Disappeared in the Philippines.

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Human rights violations by CHR officials

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This is deplorable. Officials of an agency tasked to protect the Filipino citizens’ human rights are being accused of human rights violations.

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DFA skips issue on cancellation of China visit

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The Department of Foreign Affairs issued Monday a media briefer on the China-Asean Expo (CAEXPO) but skipped the issue that President Aquino was not informed that China had canceled as early as Aug. 23 his planned attendance at the event on Sept. 3.

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