maritime territory - updates

Rappler's latest stories on maritime territory


PH military encourages fishermen to return to Scarborough

Apr 25, 2018 - 10:20 PM

'Takot sila. Sabi nila haharangin sila. We encourage them to go back,' says Northern Luzon Command chief Lieutenant General Emmanuel Salamat

MARITIME FORUM. The Northern Luzon Command hosts a maritime forum for fishermen. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/

World court awards Peru swath of Chile's fish-rich sea

Jan 28, 2014 - 7:24 AM

Peru said it drew satisfaction from the world court s ruling in which it was handed a part of the fish rich Pacific Ocean

PERU'S VICTORY. Peru's President Ollanta Humala (C, left) celebrates with the crowd gathered outside the presidential palace in Lima, after a World Court ruling favored Lima in a maritime boundary dispute with Chile, on January 27, 2014. Ernesto Benavides/AFP

Rappler Newscast | May 22, 2013

May 22, 2013 - 8:50 PM

Satellites show killed fisherman didn t enter PH Aquino announces P75billion military upgrade Leni Robredo: rival used systematic methods of vote buying