Chinese student Zhang Jiale (left), threw a cup of tofu at officer William Cristobal at a railway station in Manila on the weekend. Photo: Guancha.cn Chinese student Zhang Jiale (left), threw a cup of tofu at officer William Cristobal at a railway station in Manila on the weekend. Photo: Guancha.cn
Chinese student Zhang Jiale (left), threw a cup of tofu at officer William Cristobal at a railway station in Manila on the weekend. Photo: Guancha.cn

Soft tofu and hard questions over Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s ties to China

  • With the toss of a snack at a Manila police officer, a Chinese student has set off a public and political debate about the relationship between the two countries

Topic |   Chinese overseas
Chinese student Zhang Jiale (left), threw a cup of tofu at officer William Cristobal at a railway station in Manila on the weekend. Photo: Guancha.cn Chinese student Zhang Jiale (left), threw a cup of tofu at officer William Cristobal at a railway station in Manila on the weekend. Photo: Guancha.cn
Chinese student Zhang Jiale (left), threw a cup of tofu at officer William Cristobal at a railway station in Manila on the weekend. Photo: Guancha.cn
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