Philippine Senators said the current problems should not provoke China in the South China Sea
data for “Raja Hu Ma Bang” was the destroyer escort
Morning News reporter Xu Huifen
the Philippines is currently in the South China Sea continued to maintain a high profile. According to reports, the Philippines, Senator Gregory 利奥霍纳桑 20, said the Philippines should continue to conduct inspections in the South China Sea, to indicate the presence in the region, but he also said that a peaceful settlement through diplomatic channels should be the South China Sea dispute.
called warships will not exceed the scope
announced in China will send through the South China Sea maritime patrol boat after visiting Singapore, the Philippines followed at 17, announced will send the Philippine Navy warships, “Raja – Hu Ma Bang” to the South China Sea. “Raja – Hu Ma Bang” was originally a U.S. Navy destroyer, took part in World War II, is the world’s longest-serving ship, 1980 in the Philippines Navy.
Some foreign media quoted the 20th Philippine armed forces chief of staff Aubin saying about the controversial deployment to the South China Sea waters near the Philippine Navy ships, “Raja – Hu Ma Bang” was, in the 200 sea miles “exclusive economic zone” within the scope of activities will not be exceeded.
that sent warships to not provoke China
asked to send “Raja – Hu Ma Bang” was above the waters of whether they are likely to ignite conflict , Aubin replied: “I hope that will not come this far.”
Aubin also believe that the sovereignty dispute over the region will be peaceful resolution, “I am optimistic that, no matter what conflict, will be peacefully resolved through diplomatic channels. “
In addition, the President of the Philippines-cum-communication development strategy planning minister 瑞奇卡兰丹 20, also said,” Raja – Hu Ma Bang, “the South China Sea task” does not provoke China, “and” China will be treated as not provoke them to do. “He argued that the deployment” Raja – Hu Ma Bang “was to the South China Sea” is only in its territorial waters of any sovereign state within the coaching behavior . ”
said China should not be angered at the moment
20, Philippine media reported that the Member Gregory 利奥霍纳桑 day by phone interview that the Philippines should continue to patrol activities in the South China Sea. He said: “We should not withdraw from there our ships, we should continue to patrol.” Honasan stressed that this should be through the “Let them feel our presence in the region.” However, Honasan also said that he agreed to Hu 安庞塞恩里莱 Philippine Senate President’s remarks on China should not be angered, but argued that “Raja – Hu Ma Bang” to “Scarborough Shoal,” is just their normal patrol around patrols as part of
However, Honasan stressed the need to be careful not to annoy China on the current at this point, “This is why I do not agree with the reasons for boycott of Chinese goods.” He also said that a peaceful settlement through diplomatic channels should be South China Sea dispute.
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