Posts Tagged South China Sea

AFP to beef up monitoring amid ‘volatile’ situation in West Philippine Sea

Robie de Guzman   •   October 14, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will intensify its monitoring in the West Philippine Sea (WPS) amid “volatile and uncertain” situation there. AFP chief of staff...

Lawmaker calls on gov’t to scrap contracts with Chinese firms involved in militarization of WPS

Marje Pelayo   •   August 31, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Risa Hontiveros urges the government to scrap all contracts with Chinese companies that are involved in constructions of military structures and other establishments in the West...

US imposes visa restrictions on Chinese nationals involved in militarization of South China Sea

Marje Pelayo   •   August 27, 2020

The United States announced on Wednesday (August 26) that it is imposing visa restrictions on Chinese nationals involved in militarization activities in the South China Sea. “The United States supports...

PHL, Chinese Coast Guard hold joint maritime drills in Manila

Robie de Guzman   •   January 15, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine Coast Guard and Chinese Coast Guard on Wednesday conducted joint maritime drills on search and rescue and combating fire at sea in the waters off...

PH, China Coast Guard to hold joint maritime exercises next week

Robie de Guzman   •   January 10, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The Chinese Coast Guard will dock in Manila on Monday, January 13 for a five-day goodwill visit, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said Friday. PCG spokesperson Captain...

Indonesian president visits island in waters disputed by Beijing

UNTV News   •   January 8, 2020

Jakarta – The president of Indonesia on Wednesday visited an island in disputed waters of the South China Sea amid a weeks-long standoff between Indonesian and Chinese vessels, an outgrowth...

Indonesia strengthens its military presence in disputed maritime zone

UNTV News   •   January 8, 2020

Jakarta – Indonesia has strengthened its military presence in the South China Sea by deploying four warships in response to the presence of Chinese vessels in the area, triggering a...

Duterte returns from ‘productive’ China visit

Marje Pelayo   •   September 2, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte is back in the country after his four-day working visit to China. According to Malacañang, the President’s visit has been productive and has opened...

U.S. opposes ‘destabilizing’ behavior by China in Indo-Pacific – Pentagon chief

Robie de Guzman   •   August 5, 2019

The United States opposes the destabilizing behavior by China in the Indo-Pacific, U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Sunday (August 4), as the two nations wage an escalating trade...

AFP: No sightings of anti-ship ballistic missile test in West PH Sea

Robie de Guzman   •   July 5, 2019

MANILA, Philippines – The Western Command (WESCOM) of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said there is no monitored sighting of an anti-ship ballistic test in the West Philippine...

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