Protesters rally near the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila on June 19, holding placards beside a broken fishing boat to symbolise a collision between a Chinese vessel and Filipino fishing boat. Photo: AP

Did Duterte’s detente with Beijing sink with a Philippine fishing boat in the South China Sea?

  • The Philippine president might have to take a tougher stand against China if a similar incident happens again, analyst says
Topic |   South China Sea

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Protesters rally near the Malacanang presidential palace in Manila on June 19, holding placards beside a broken fishing boat to symbolise a collision between a Chinese vessel and Filipino fishing boat. Photo: AP
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