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‘Be careful in dealing with China,’ Nene Pimentel tells Duterte

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CAUTION. Former Senate president Aquilino Pimentel Jr cautions the Duterte administration in dealing with China.

Citing Sri Lanka and Myanmar, the ex-Senate president warns that when indebted countries fail to pay loans, China takes over the sites of their investments

MANILA, Philippines (Jul. 25, 2017) — The administration of President Rodrigo Duterte should be careful in dealing with China. Continue reading ‘Be careful in dealing with China,’ Nene Pimentel tells Duterte

Satellite imagery shows ecocide in South China Sea

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Image by Victor Robert Lee and DigitalGlobe
Poaching of giant clam shells is causing massive scarring of coral reefs

January 17, 2016 — Satellite images of the South China Sea show man-made scarring of coral reefs on a scale heretofore unappreciated, much of which occurred between 2012 and late 2015.

Continue reading Satellite imagery shows ecocide in South China Sea