Illustration: Perry Tse Illustration: Perry Tse
Illustration: Perry Tse

Philippine election: will China and Whitsun Reef dispute loom large?

  • Beijing’s aggressive stance in the South China Sea set to have impact on 2022 presidential poll, given incumbent Rodrigo Duterte’s tolerance of it
  • But Manila is unlikely to endanger the US-Philippines alliance, which helps both parties to counter Chinese assertiveness

Topic |   China-Philippines relations
Illustration: Perry Tse Illustration: Perry Tse
Illustration: Perry Tse
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