P-NOY TAKING PEACEFUL ROUTE IN SCARBOROUGH STAND-OFF
Saturday 21st of April 2012
BACOLOD CITY, April 21 (PIA6)--The Scarborough or Panatag Shoal is a territory of the Philippines worth fighting for - peacefully, that is.
Claiming ownership of the area, however, has been challenging for us because China also asserts rights over it.
The recent stand-off between two countries stemmed from the Philippine apprehension of Chinese fishermen who had a haul of engendered corrals and live sharks in its boat.
Two Chinese boats came to rescue their fishermen with the Philippine boat, as ordered by higher authorities, dropping the enforcement moves.
After the incident, both countries engaged in diplomatic maneuvers while their...
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