TEXT: Summary of ruling on Philippines-China case

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines won its historic case against China before the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague, Netherlands on Tuesday, July 12.

Below is the press release of the PCA summarizing its ruling on the case.

The arbitral tribunal's decisions on the merits of the Philippines' case, in particular, are found on pages 8 to 11 of the press release.

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The full copy of the PCA's 501-page ruling can be found here– Rappler.com