Panatag Island - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Panatag Island


US military to help PH monitor coastal waters, but no radar yet

Jun 13, 2012 - 11:44 AM

The US military said Tuesday June 12 it planned to help the Philippines monitor its coastal waters as Manila faces an escalating dispute with China over territorial claims

China prepared for escalation of Philippine standoff

May 08, 2012 - 2:04 PM

Chinese vice foreign minister Fu Ying says they are prepared to respond in case territorial dispute with PH escalates

Focus: Marine riches of South China Sea

Apr 26, 2012 - 9:09 PM

Top environmental lawyer hits small thinking that focuses on oil in South China Sea the site of an ongoing standoff between the Philippines and China

TOP LAWYER. One of Asia's leading voices in environmental law, Antonio Oposa Jr, makes a proposal amid the Scarborough Shoal dispute. Photo by Melvyn Calderon

Scarborough Shoal according to Manila, Beijing

Apr 21, 2012 - 8:35 PM

Ownership of Scarborough Shoal depends on whose version of the story one believes

TWO STORIES. The Scarborough story begins with Kublai Khan for China, and with Spanish colonization for the Philippines.

Philippines and China: Genuine clash of interests

Apr 15, 2012 - 3:06 PM

Both sides should continue to refrain from mutual military threats explicit or implicit; the problem is not military but diplomatic

10 Scarborough facts for Pinoys

Apr 12, 2012 - 6:33 PM

What s the fuss over Scarborough or Panatag Island? 10 things you need to know

DISPUTED. The Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal