dagens nyheter kontaktannonser DAVAO CITY — President-elect Rodrigo Duterte said Senator Antonio Trillanes IV could have committed treason in his backchannel talks with Chinese officials over the West Philippine sea claims, as he reiterated someone should answer for the loss of the Scarborough Shoal to the Chinese.
islamiske dating sider He said he was asking the Aquino government, which he referred to as the “past,” how it happened too.
Alingsås “I would like to know from anybody in the executive department of the past administration why we lost the Scarborough Shoal,” Duterte said in a press briefing Monday, “I can take all the insults, the muck and garbage that is part of the territory of politics, but itong ganitong nawalan tayo ng lupa (but to lose our land), or whatever is under the water is lupa (land), I can’t take it,” Duterte said.
Hørning He maintained that the contested territory “belongs to our exclusive economic zone (EEC).”
“Why is it now that we can no longer operate (there)?” Duterte, who had met foreign diplomats, including the Chinese Ambassador, at the Matina Enclaves here Monday, said.
Duterte recalled that Trillanes initiated secret, “back-channel” talks with the Chinese government that could have only put in jeopardy the Philippine interest over the shoal.