‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’ | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, July 17). ‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/17/insult-us-no-we-insult-you/ ‘Insult us? No, we insult you!’ By Elmer N. Manuel – July 17, 2019 12:05 AM LOCSIN Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. revealed on Tuesday that the … Continue reading

Can PH go it alone? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. & Montermayor, J. (2019, July 16). Can PH go it alone?. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 16, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/can-ph-go-it-alone Can PH go it alone? BY VINCE NONATO and JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 16, 2019 IS the Philippines prepared to go it alone? Sen. Panfilo Lacson raised the question yesterday after Foreign Affairs … Continue reading

Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council | BusinessWorld

Reference: Tadalan, C. A. (2019, July 14). Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/philippines-may-exit-from-un-rights-council/ Philippines may exit from UN Rights Council July 14, 2019 | 11:41 pm PHILSTAR THE Philippines is considering withdrawing from the United Nations Human Rights Council after it approved a resolution to investigate President Rodrigo … Continue reading

3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. E., Ramos-Araneta, M. & Blancaflor, M. J. (2019, July 13). 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 13, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299684/3-years-after-arbitral-win-vs-china-sea-claims.html 3 years after arbitral win vs China sea claims posted July 13, 2019 at 01:55 am by Rey E. Requejo and Macon Ramos-Araneta, MJ Blancaflor Carpio, Del Rosario … Continue reading

Duterte chides ex-DFA secretary | Manila Standard

Reference: PNA. (2019, June 28). Duterte chides ex-DFA secretary. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/298408/duterte-chides-ex-dfa-secretary.html Duterte chides ex-DFA secretary By PNA – June 28, 2019 Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario has “no business” using a diplomatic passport now that he no longer works for the government, President Rodrigo Duterte said Wednesday night.

Teresita de Castro won’t vote on ICC withdrawal case | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2018, September 19). Teresita de Castro won’t vote on ICC withdrawal case. Philstar.net. Retrieved September 19, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/09/19/1852791/teresita-de-castro-wont-vote-icc-withdrawal-case. Teresita de Castro won’t vote on ICC withdrawal case Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) – September 19, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court (SC) will rule on the case involving the … Continue reading

Opposition senators skip oral arguments on ICC withdrawal | Philstar.com

Reference: Punay, D. (2018, August 29). Opposition senators skip oral arguments on ICC withdrawal. Philippine Star. Retrieved August 29, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/08/28/1846754/opposition-senators-skip-oral-arguments-icc-withdrawal Opposition senators skip oral arguments on ICC withdrawal Audrey Morallo (philstar.com) – August 28, 2018  MANILA, Philippines — Opposition senators challenging the administration’s withdrawal of the country’s membership in the International Criminal Court (ICC) failed … Continue reading

Pangilinan to ask SC to let De Lima join hearings on ICC withdrawal | Inquirer News

Reference: Esguerra, D.J. (2018, August 27). Pangilinan to ask SC to let De Lima join hearings on ICC withdrawal. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1025310/pangilinan-to-ask-sc-to-let-de-lima-join-hearings-on-icc-withdrawal Pangilinan to ask SC to let De Lima join hearings on ICC withdrawal By: Darryl John Esguerra – @inquirerdotnet INQUIRER.net / 03:52 PM August 27, 2018 Senator Francis “Kiko” … Continue reading

SC resets anew the oral argument on ICC petition to August 28 | Inquirer News

Reference: Torres-Tupas, T. (2018, August 13). SC resets anew the oral argument on ICC petition to August 28. Inquirer.net. Retrieved August 14, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1020556/sc-resets-anew-the-oral-argument-on-icc-petition-to-august-28 SC resets anew the oral argument on ICC petition to August 28 By: Tetch Torres-Tupas – Reporter / @T2TupasINQ INQUIRER.net / 11:42 AM August 13, 2018 The Supreme Court (SC) … Continue reading

Supreme Court resets oral arguments on ICC withdrawal anew | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, August 13). Supreme Court resets oral arguments on ICC withdrawal anew. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 13, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/272953/supreme-court-resets-oral-arguments-on-icc-withdrawal-anew.html Supreme Court resets oral arguments on ICC withdrawal anew posted August 13, 2018 at 11:20 pm by Rey E. Requejo The Supreme Court has rescheduled anew the oral arguments on petitions of opposition … Continue reading

SC nixes De Lima plea for furlough to argue case | Manila Standard

Reference: Requejo, R. (2018, August 07). SC nixes De Lima plea for furlough to argue case. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 08, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/national/272457/sc-nixes-de-lima-plea-for-furlough-to-argue-case-.html SC nixes De Lima plea for furlough to argue case posted August 07, 2018 at 11:40 pm by Rey E. Requejo The Supreme Court on Tuesday denied the appeal of Senator Leila … Continue reading

SC asked to let De Lima join oral arguments on PH’s ICC withdrawal | Inquirer News

Reference: Leonen, J. (2018, July 26). SC asked to let De Lima join oral arguments on PH’s ICC withdrawal. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1014567/sc-asked-to-let-de-lima-join-oral-arguments-on-phs-icc-withdrawal SC asked to let De Lima join oral arguments on PH’s ICC withdrawal By: Julius N. Leonen – Reporter / @JLeonenINQ INQUIRER.net / 10:41 AM July 26, 2018 Opposition … Continue reading

SC sets oral debates on PH withdrawal from ICC | Inquirer News

Reference: Leonen, J. (2018, July 26). SC sets oral debates on PH withdrawal from ICC. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1014565/sc-sets-oral-debates-on-ph-withdrawal-from-icc SC sets oral debates on PH withdrawal from ICC By: Julius N. Leonen – Reporter / @JLeonenINQ INQUIRER.net / 10:23 AM July 26, 2018 A face-off between the political opposition and the government … Continue reading

SC to tackle petition challenging Philippines withdrawal from ICC on July 24 | Philstar.com

Reference: Patag, K. J. (2018, June 5). SC to tackle petition challenging Philippines withdrawal from ICC on July 24. Philippine Star. Retrieved June 5, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/06/05/1821834/sc-tackle-petition-challenging-philippines-withdrawal-icc-july-24 SC to tackle petition challenging Philippines withdrawal from ICC on July 24 Kristine Joy Patag (philstar.com) – June 5, 2018 – 2:56pm MANILA, Philippines — The Supreme Court … Continue reading

Duterte’s threat helps ICC build its case | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Tordesillas, E. (2018, April 16). Duterte’s threat helps ICC build its case. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 16, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/duterte%E2%80%99s-threat-helps-icc-build-its-case Duterte’s threat helps ICC build its case By Ellen Tordesillas April 16, 2018 PRESIDENT Duterte’s incessant rants against the Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda of the International Criminal Court betrays how deeply the communication submitted … Continue reading

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