Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr bumps elbows with China‘s Foreign Minister Wang Yi during a meeting in Manila in January. Photo: Reuters Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr bumps elbows with China‘s Foreign Minister Wang Yi during a meeting in Manila in January. Photo: Reuters
Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr bumps elbows with China‘s Foreign Minister Wang Yi during a meeting in Manila in January. Photo: Reuters
The Philippines

After expletive-laden Twitter rant at China, Philippines’ top diplomat apologises

  • Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr blasted China on Monday after his department protested Chinese coastguard activity at Scarborough Shoal
  • On Tuesday, he said was apologising – but only to his Chinese counterpart, Wang Yi, to ensure their friendship would continue

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Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr bumps elbows with China‘s Foreign Minister Wang Yi during a meeting in Manila in January. Photo: Reuters Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr bumps elbows with China‘s Foreign Minister Wang Yi during a meeting in Manila in January. Photo: Reuters
Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr bumps elbows with China‘s Foreign Minister Wang Yi during a meeting in Manila in January. Photo: Reuters
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