World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 4, 2015
The Philippines expects a United Nations tribunal to rule in its favour in an increasingly fraught dispute with China over territories in the South China Sea, a presidential spokeswoman said Saturday.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 24, 2015
Japan and the Philippines flew patrol planes near disputed South China Sea waters for the second straight day today, defying Chinese warnings.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday May 25, 2015
Philippine military and commercial aircraft will keep flying over disputed areas in the South China Sea despite Chinese warnings over the airspace, President Benigno Aquino said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 23, 2015
The Philippines accused the Chinese coastguard today of robbing Filipino fishermen at gunpoint during a series of confrontations at a disputed shoal in the hotly contested South China Sea
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday September 18, 2013
The Philippines and the United States launched war games today at a naval base facing turbulent waters claimed by China, as the allies sought to highlight their expanding military ties.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday September 6, 2013
A strong 6.0 magnitude earthquake struck off the northern Philippines today, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties, officials said.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday June 29, 2013
Chinese state-media accused the Philippines of using the ASEAN group of nations as an "accomplice" in the violation of its sovereignty claims in the South China Sea on Saturday, and warned of a potential "counterstrike".
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday May 15, 2012
A US navy attack submarine has docked in a Philippine port close to the disputed shoal where Philippine and Chinese ships are locked in a standoff, a spokesman for Manila's navy said on Tuesday.