A decade since tense standoff, path narrows for PH in Scarborough Shoal

MANILA, Philippines – Ten years ago, the Philippines and China were locked in a tense blockade at Scarborough Shoal, prompting Manila to file – and later win – its historic arbitration case against Beijing. But after years of neglecting the legal victory, paths for the Philippines to assert the ruling in the reef have narrowed, … Read more

Isko would go to Panatag Shoal aboard frigate to defend PH rights

‘Tayo, hindi tayo makikipag-away pero tandaan mo, hindi rin tayo nagpapaapi,’ says Moreno ILIGAN CITY, Philippines – Manila Mayor and presidential candidate Isko Moreno declared he would defend Philippine maritime rights by himself heading to Panatag Shoal (Scarborough Shoal). But unlike President Rodrigo Duterte who famously promised to take a jetski to the Spratlys to … Read more