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Filipino crew member of Grand Princess cruise ship dies of COVID-19

Apr 04, 2020 - 10:05 PM

‘We salute him for his dedication to his job and for the sacrifices that he had made for his family,’ says the Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco

QUARANTINED SHIP. The MV Grand Princess cruise ship. Handout photo by Carolyn Wright/AFP

The silent hero behind the Philippines' case vs China

Jul 16, 2017 - 8:02 AM

Meet Henry Bensurto Jr the diplomat behind the blueprint of the Philippines case against China at The Hague

SILENT HERO. Diplomat Henry Bensurto Jr is widely credited for the blueprint of the Philippines' case against China over the disputed South China Sea. File photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

'Del Rosario diplomacy' hailed amid PH victory

Jul 16, 2016 - 1:26 PM

Consul General Henry Bensurto Jr calls for a change from a nice and quiet diplomacy to something that is robust but truthful firm but polite

MODEL DIPLOMAT. Philippine Consul General Henry Bensurto Jr hails the 'Del Rosario diplomacy' during a form at the University of the Philippines Malcolm Theater on July 15, 2016. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

Man of God: PH envoy to Pakistan a 'total diplomat'

May 16, 2015 - 6:45 PM

When he presents his credentials to our Creator he will no doubt be received warmly and with open arms Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario says