Is Marcos victory a win for China?
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Is Marcos victory a win for China?

With Ferdinand Marco Jnr expected to be declared the winner of the May 9 Philippine presidential election, the win is also being seen as a victory for China. Beijing’s relations with Manila and the Marcos family extend back to the 1970s. While Beijing has warmly greeted the election outcome, some observers warn against overstating the Marcos family ties and Marcos Jnr’s stance towards China.

13 May 2022 - 6:00PM