Philippine Foreign Affairs Department spokesman Raul Hernandez. The Philippines summoned China's envoy to protest what it says was the firing of a water cannon by a Chinese government vessel on Filipino fishermen in a disputed shoal in the South China Sea. Photo: AP

Doubts cast over Manila's case in South China Sea dispute

Robert Karniol examines claim that UN tribunal lacks jurisdiction

Topic |   South China Sea: Analysis
Philippine Foreign Affairs Department spokesman Raul Hernandez. The Philippines summoned China's envoy to protest what it says was the firing of a water cannon by a Chinese government vessel on Filipino fishermen in a disputed shoal in the South China Sea. Photo: AP
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