Philippine coast guard personnel monitor a Chinese coast guard ship in Scarborough Shoal in the South China sea. Photo: Philippine Coast Guard/Handout/AFP/ File
Philippine coast guard personnel monitor a Chinese coast guard ship in Scarborough Shoal in the South China sea. Photo: Philippine Coast Guard/Handout/AFP/ File

South China Sea: Manila asks Beijing for explanation over latest maritime feud

  • Philippines asked for ‘clarification’ over an incident involving a Chinese coastguard forcibly seizing Chinese rocket debris in possession of Filipino navy staff
  • China’s Foreign Ministry in Beijing has denied the debris was seized forcibly

Philippine coast guard personnel monitor a Chinese coast guard ship in Scarborough Shoal in the South China sea. Photo: Philippine Coast Guard/Handout/AFP/ File
Philippine coast guard personnel monitor a Chinese coast guard ship in Scarborough Shoal in the South China sea. Photo: Philippine Coast Guard/Handout/AFP/ File
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