Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned of a ‘reckoning’ with China if there was no resolution to a tense dispute over rival claims to the South China Sea. Photo: Reuters

‘It will be bloody’: Duterte’s warning to China if it attacks the Philippines in festering sea dispute

The firebrand president implies he would also lay down his life to protect his country - a day after saying it was better to engage China in diplomatic dialogue rather than anger

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte warned of a ‘reckoning’ with China if there was no resolution to a tense dispute over rival claims to the South China Sea. Photo: Reuters
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