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about 1 day ago

With the territorial disputes getting traction, the Armed Forces of the Philippines' Northern Luzon Command said now is the time to protect and defend the Benham Rise.

about 3 weeks ago

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana clarified in a statement that the nine islands in the Kalayaan group of islands in the Spratlys have been "in our possession since long ago," stressing that government troops have been deployed to each of the islands.

about 3 weeks ago

China says it respects the country's sovereign rights over Benham Rise but it is silent on what exactly its survey ship was doing there early this year.

about 3 weeks ago

Meanwhile, the DFA says there has been much progress in the drafting of a framework for the code of conduct in an even more contentious body of water - the South China Sea.

about 3 weeks ago

The country's ambassador to China, Chito Sta. Romana, welcomes the warm relationship between Manila and Beijing.

about 3 weeks ago

This is "to emphasize Philippine sovereign rights and jurisdiction over the area," MalacaƱang says.

about 4 weeks ago

Despite China having the economic and military advantage, legal experts in the country's successful arbitration case against China say Filipinos have international law on their side upon tackling the two countries' maritime dispute.

about 4 weeks ago

Senator Sherwin Gatchalian says he is supportive of joint marine research in Benham Rise with any country, including China.

about 4 weeks ago

The additional grounds question the President's "special relationship" with China, but MalacaƱang denies the allegations and maintains that grounds for impeachment are baseless.

about 4 weeks ago

At a Senate hearing today, the Foreign Affairs department reveals Beijing made two requests to conduct marine scientific research in Benham Rise, with both being rejected.