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DFA defends Cayetano claim on China reclamation

Aug 11, 2017 - 3:49 PM

The DFA says the Philippines position on the South China Sea dispute is always based on the latest intelligence we have on the ground

TOP DIPLOMAT. Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano speaks at the closing ceremony of the 50th ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting and Related Meetings at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City. Photo courtesy of ASEAN Media Pool

Photos prove Cayetano, Wang wrong on China reclamation

Aug 10, 2017 - 9:50 AM

CSIS releases photos that show China didn t stop its reclamation activities in 2015 as claimed by Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano and Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi

Photo courtesy of CSIS/AMTI and DigitalGlobe

Why Yasay can't nullify U.S. citizenship on his own

Mar 08, 2017 - 7:02 AM

Immigration lawyers sought by Rappler say one cannot unilaterally declare through an affidavit that one s US citizenship is nullified as Perfecto Yasay Jr did

Aquino looking at 4 candidates for DFA chief

Feb 18, 2016 - 3:47 PM

President Benigno Aquino III says Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario is leaving tough shoes to fill

‘BIG SHOES TO FILL.’ President Benigno Aquino III (right) looks at a document prepared by Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario for the 7th BIMP-EAGA Summit in Jakarta, Indonesia, on May 8, 2011. Photo by Ryan Lim/Malacañang Photo Bureau

Hague court begins hearing on PH case vs China

Nov 24, 2015 - 11:28 PM

An international tribunal based in The Hague commenced the hearing on the merits and remaining issues of jurisdiction and admissibility says a statement