Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: EPA Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: EPA
Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: EPA

Philippine diplomat says sorry for Twitter rant against China, is told ‘only Duterte can use curse words’

  • Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr apologises for calling China an ‘ugly oaf’ and telling it where to go in South China Sea row over Scarborough Shoal
  • Move comes amid call for good manners from both Philippine leader and China’s foreign ministry. But tweet has some wondering if Locsin is as sorry as he claims

Topic |   China-Philippines relations
Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: EPA Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: EPA
Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr. Photo: EPA
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