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Locsin sorry after cursing China | Evening wRap

Locsin sorry after cursing China | Evening wRap
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Today on Rappler – the latest news in the Philippines and around the world:

Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr apologizes to Chinese Ambassador Huang Xilian for cursing China in a tweet. On Monday, Locsin told China to “get the fuck out,” referring to Chinese ships still in the West Philippine Sea.

Vaccine czar Carlito Galvez Jr admits on Tuesday, May 4, the Philippines may have to adjust its vaccination target this year as India focuses its vaccine supplies to its own population.

Community newspaper SunStar Baguio stops operations after 30 years. The announcement comes Monday, May 3, as journalists worldwide celebrate World Press Freedom Day.

Billionaire couple Bill and Melinda Gates are getting divorced. In a joint announcement posted on Bill’s Twitter on Monday, May 3, the couple decides to end their marriage of 27 years.

Korean girl group TWICE releases the first teaser for their 10th mini-album, “Taste of Love.” Meanwhile, Super Junior member Yesung drops the music video for “Beautiful Night.” –