Tag Archives: Philippines and South China Sea dispute

RICHARD WOOLCOTT. The South China Sea, China, Philippines, Australia and the US.

I was surprised the Opposition did not differentiate itself from the Australian Coalition Government’s strong  support for the US and the Philippine position on the South China Sea issue. It can be argued that it was misleading to state in … Continue reading

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JOHN MENADUE. The Philippines – President Duterte, the crack down on crime and the dispute with China over the South China Sea.

  I asked a colleague with years of experience dealing with and observing the Philippines about the new President and the maritime dispute with China. He said that President Duterte revels in the unpredictable and is determined to try to … Continue reading

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