THE Philippines said Friday it was establishing a coast guard station on the largest island it holds in the disputed South China Sea, to improve monitoring of Chinese vessels asserting Beijing's claims in the waters.
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THITU ISLAND, South China Sea — The Philippines said Friday it was establishing a coast guard station on the largest island it holds in the disputed South China Sea, to improve monitoring of Chinese vessels asserting Beijing's claims in the waters.
MANILA, Philippines — A fishers’ group has called on the Commission on Human Rights to help locate a fisherfolk organizer who has been missing for more than two weeks and is suspected to be another victim of enforced disappearances.
MANILA, Philippines — China is deploying strategic information operations to sow discord among Filipinos, National Security Adviser Eduardo Año said on Friday.
THITU ISLAND, South China Sea (AP) — The Philippine coast guard inaugurated a new monitoring base Friday on a remote island occupied by Filipino forces in the disputed South China Sea as Manila ramps up efforts to counter China’s increasingly aggressive actions in the strategic waterway.
MANILA, Philippines — Miss Universe Philippines 2023 Michelle Dee said that her encounter with Miss Universe owner Anne Jakrajutatip had only been limited and thus her judgment of the latter's character comes as a "brief" one.
Senator Francis "Tol" Tolentino, chair of the Special Committee on Philippine Maritime and Admiralty Zones, called on the Senate for the passage of the Philippine Maritime Zones Act of 2023.
PALESTINIAN TERRITORIES — More hostages were freed from Gaza on Wednesday in exchange for Palestinian prisoners, as mediators raced to broker another extension to the truce between Israel and Hamas hours before it was due to expire.