Surprisingly, China reasserted its case of sway over islets and land highlights in the West Philippine Sea and requested that Manila stop its exercises in the asset rich waters. In view of this, China appreciates power over Nansha (Spratly) Islands including Zhongye (Pag-Asa) Island and Zhongsha Islands, including Huangyan Island (Panatag Shoal) and their nearby waters, and activities ward in applicable waters.
Wang’s assertion was because of an inquiry on China’s opinion about the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) and the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) leading drills in the West Philippine Sea. They ask the significant side to regard China’s sway and rights and interests, and stop activities confounding the circumstance and raising debates,” Wang added.
The Department of National Defense (DND) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) still can’t seem to remark on China’s most recent assertion.
Guard Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and the military have been firm in affirming the nation’s privileges over islands and other land highlights arranged inside the country’s select monetary zone (EEZ), Frank Drilon, Sens. Leila de Lima, Ralph Recto, Nancy Binay, Richard Gordon, Francis Pangilinan, Lito Lapid, Grace Poe, Bong Revilla and Joel Villanueva.
including Julian Felipe Reef around which many Chinese vessels have been amassing since March.
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has recorded a few political fights scrutinizing the presence of the Chinese vessels and requesting their pullout from the West Philippine Sea. China’s exercises have drawn far reaching judgment, including from the Senate.
Morever, Sen. Risa Hontiveros said the Senate goal denouncing China’s interruptions should give a solid sign to the Filipino individuals that congresspersons are accomplices in the battle against Chinese mediation.
Malacañang said it regards the choice of certain legislators to censure China’s activities in the West Philippine Sea however remains by President Duterte’s choice to manufacture hotter binds with Beijing.
Along with this, The President at this point don’t necessities to mount political races so he will do what he believes is best for the country. That’s why different signatories to Resolution 708 are Senate Minority Leader