Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: APPhilippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: AP
Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: AP

Philippines, Malaysia spar over Sabah ownership, reviving long-standing dispute

  • Philippine foreign secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr responded to a US embassy tweet, saying ‘Sabah is not in Malaysia’
  • Malaysia’s foreign minister Hishammuddin Hussein lashed out at the remark, calling it an ‘irresponsible statement that affects bilateral ties’
Topic |   The Philippines
Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: APPhilippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: AP
Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: AP
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