Retired Filipino police officer and former town mayor Abner Afuang burns a Chinese flag in protest over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: EPARetired Filipino police officer and former town mayor Abner Afuang burns a Chinese flag in protest over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: EPA
Retired Filipino police officer and former town mayor Abner Afuang burns a Chinese flag in protest over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: EPA

Filipinos back Manila's move to confront China over South China Sea

Poll shows popularity of decision to challenge China's claims in UN-backed tribunal

Topic |   South China Sea
Retired Filipino police officer and former town mayor Abner Afuang burns a Chinese flag in protest over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: EPARetired Filipino police officer and former town mayor Abner Afuang burns a Chinese flag in protest over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: EPA
Retired Filipino police officer and former town mayor Abner Afuang burns a Chinese flag in protest over territorial disputes in the South China Sea. Photo: EPA
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