The Philippines said bilateral talks with China on the South China Sea last Friday were frank and friendly. Photo: Xinhua The Philippines said bilateral talks with China on the South China Sea last Friday were frank and friendly. Photo: Xinhua
The Philippines said bilateral talks with China on the South China Sea last Friday were frank and friendly. Photo: Xinhua

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The Philippines said bilateral talks with China on the South China Sea last Friday were frank and friendly. Photo: Xinhua The Philippines said bilateral talks with China on the South China Sea last Friday were frank and friendly. Photo: Xinhua
The Philippines said bilateral talks with China on the South China Sea last Friday were frank and friendly. Photo: Xinhua
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