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New guard of West PH Sea: Rear Admiral Alexander Lopez

Aug 16, 2014 - 12:57 PM

The military recognizes Wescom s complicated balancing act of defending the country s claims without escalating the tension in the disputed waters

NEW WESCOM CHIEF: Rear Admiral Alexander Lopez. Wescom photo

Philippines' problem: China thinks there's no problem

Aug 12, 2014 - 5:40 PM

You can t solve a problem if you don t recognize that there is one the Philippines says after China rejected its South China Sea plan

REGIONAL SUMMIT. Philippine Foreign Minister Albert del Rosario attends the Plenary Session of the 47th Association of South East Asian Nations Foreign Ministers' Meeting at Myanmar International Convention Center in Naypyitaw, Myanmar on August 8, 2014. Photo by Lynn Bo Bo/EPA

PH hits China over sea plan: 'We're humoring ourselves'

Aug 11, 2014 - 7:04 PM

Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario says while China rejected the South China Sea plan Manila s proposal got no objections from ASEAN

TOP DIPLOMAT. Philippine Secretary Albert del Rosario reads as he attends the meeting of the Southeast Asian Nuclear-Weapon-Free-Zone commission in Naypyitaw, Myanmar on August 8, 2014. Photo by Lynn Bo Bo/EPA

Philippines denies violating own South China Sea plan

Aug 11, 2014 - 4:22 PM

The Philippines says China might have misunderstood the triple action plan that the Southeast Asian country proposed to ASEAN

SEA ROW. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (left) shakes hands with Philippine Foreign Minister Albert del Rosario (right) during the the Association of Southeast Asian Nations-China Ministerial Meeting at the Myanmar International Convention Center in Naypyitaw, Myanmar on August 9, 2014. Photo by Nyein  Chang Naing/EPA

PH seeks ASEAN support for S. China Sea action plan

Aug 09, 2014 - 1:31 PM

Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario proposes the Philippine initiative amid rising tensions in the South China Sea that may harm regional stability

Philippines to upgrade Spratlys airstrip amid moratorium bid

Aug 08, 2014 - 4:19 PM

The Philippines banks on the shared concern among ASEAN countries to convince China to agree to stop provocative activities in the South China Sea

PROVOCATIVE? The Philippines is set to repair the damaged Rancudo Air Field in Pag-Asa island in the Spratlys

Philippines' 'triple action plan' futile without China?

Aug 07, 2014 - 2:13 PM

The triple action plan has a snowball s chance in hell of success an analyst says But the Philippines says China might be convinced who knows?

FOREIGN MINISTERS. In January, Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario (first from left) and his ASEAN counterparts meet in Bagan, Myanmar for the first time in 2014. File photo by AFP

Philippines: 'Triple action plan' can help China

Aug 06, 2014 - 10:52 AM

The Philippines asserts its new proposal to resolve South China Sea disputes after China said it can build what it wants in the disputed waters

'MORATORIUM' SOUGHT. The Philippines wants a moratorium on activities that raise tensions in the South China Sea. This image dated Feb 25, 2014 shows China's reclamation activities in the disputed waters. Photo courtesy of DFA

Philippines says China sea action plan gaining support

Aug 04, 2014 - 5:19 PM

Vietnam Indonesia and Brunei reportedly support the Philippines triple action plan to ease tensions in the South China Sea

BOOSTING TIES. Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario talks to Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh (not in photo) during a meeting at the Government Guest House in Hanoi, Vietnam, another claimant country in the South China Sea, on July 2, 2014. File photo by Luong Thai Linh/EPA

PH to ASEAN: Curb 'specific' moves in South China Sea

Aug 01, 2014 - 6:07 PM

Positioning itself as a regional leader the Philippines bares the details of the triple action plan it will propose to ASEAN

CLAIMANT COUNTRIES. Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario talks to Vietnamese Foreign Minister Pham Binh Minh (not in photo) during a meeting at the Government Guest House in Hanoi, Vietnam, another claimant country in the South China Sea, on July 2, 2014. File photo by Luong Thai Linh/EPA