Duterte may cut ties with Iceland over UN probe | BusinessWorld

Reference: Balinbin, A. L. (2019, July 16). Duterte may cut ties with Iceland over UN probe. BusinessWorld. Retrieved July 17, 2019 from https://www.bworldonline.com/duterte-may-cut-ties-with-iceland-over-un-probe/ Duterte may cut ties with Iceland over UN probe By Arjay L. Balinbin, Reporter – July 16, 2019 | 8:48 pm PRESIDENT RODRIGO R. DUTERTE — PCOO PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte is seriously … 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

Lacson junks UN meddling | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. & Araja, R. N. (2019, July 15). Lacson junks UN meddling. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299840/lacson-junks-un-meddling.html Lacson junks UN meddling posted July 15, 2019 at 01:40 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta and Rio N. Araja The government should come up with its own comprehensive report on its war on drugs, but not … Continue reading

Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Nonato, V. (2019, July 15). Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/sotto-lacson-downplay-un-human-rights-vote Sotto, Lacson downplay UN human rights vote BY VINCE NONATO – July 15, 2019 SENATE President Vicente Sotto III and Sen. Panfilo Lacson downplayed pressure on the Philippines to address its human rights situation, … 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

Palace slams AI for politicizing drug war | Manila Standard

Reference: Blancaflor, M. J., Araja, R. N. & Requejo, R. E. (2019, July 09). Palace slams AI for politicizing drug war. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 09, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299323/palace-slams-ai-for-politicizing-drug-war.html Palace slams AI for politicizing drug war posted July 09, 2019 at 01:35 am by MJ Blancaflor and Rio N. Araja, Rey E. Requejo President Rodrigo Duterte’s … Continue reading

UN dismisses Iceland plea | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Lozada, C. (2019, July 07). UN dismisses Iceland plea. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved July 08, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/07/07/un-dismisses-iceland-plea/ UN dismisses Iceland plea By Chito Lozada – July 7, 2019 12:05 AM Presidential Human Rights Committee Secretariat Undersecretary Severo Catura The United Nations Human Right Council (UNHRC) ignored a motion of some UN … Continue reading

Robles named permanent PH rep to UN | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Montemayor, J. (2019, July 03). Robles named permanent PH rep to UN. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 03, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/robles-named-permanent-ph-rep-un Robles named permanent PH rep to UN By JOCELYN MONTEMAYOR – July 03, 2019 PRESIDENT Duterte appointed former constitutional consultative committee member Rodolfo Robles as the country’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) in … Continue reading

China can’t fish in PH waters, Palace clarifies | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. & Requejo, R. (2019, June 28). China can’t fish in PH waters, Palace clarifies. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/298413/china-can-t-fish-in-ph-waters-palace-clarifies.html China can’t fish in PH waters, Palace clarifies By Nathaniel Mariano and Rey E. Requejo – June 28, 2019 The government is not waiving the country’s sovereign rights and will enforce the law … Continue reading

DU30 to Western powers: Tell me how | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Maralit, K. (2019, June 28). DU30 to Western powers: Tell me how. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved June 28, 2019 from https://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/06/28/du30-to-western-powers-tell-me-how/ DU30 to Western powers: Tell me how By Kristina Maralit – June 28, 2019 President Rodrigo Roa Duterte chats with Presidential Security Group (PSG) Commander Brigadier General Jose Niembra during the … Continue reading

‘Landmark’ BOL peace capital | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Manuel, E. (2019, February 24). ‘Landmark’ BOL peace capital. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 26, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/24/landmark-bol-peace-capital/ ‘Landmark’ BOL peace capital By Elmer N. Manuel – February 24, 2019 12:05 AM The United Nations (UN) chief gave credit to President Rodrigo Duterte yesterday for the establishment of the new Bangsamoro … Continue reading

Fair shake, UN urged | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Mallari, M. (2019, February 14). Fair shake, UN urged. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 14, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/14/fair-shake-un-urged/ Fair shake, UN urged By Mario J. Mallari – February 14, 2019 01:17 AM The Philippines will make its case this week before the United Nations (UN) on the need to strengthen the … Continue reading

MNLF freezes Moro state petition | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Echeminada, P. (2019, February 12). MNLF freezes Moro state petition. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 12, 2019 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2019/02/12/mnlf-freezes-moro-state-petition/ MNLF freezes Moro state petition By Perseus Echeminada – February 12, 2019 12:05 AM The Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) had suspended efforts before the United Nations (UN) to acquire recognition for … Continue reading

Palace hits Callamard for label on lowering age of criminal liability ‘dangerous, deadly’ | Philstar.com

Reference: Cabico, G.K. (2019, January 23). Palace hits Callamard for label on lowering age of criminal liability ‘dangerous, deadly’. Philippine Star. Retrieved January 23, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/01/23/1887498/palace-hits-callamard-label-lowering-age-criminal-liability-dangerous-deadly Palace hits Callamard for label on lowering age of criminal liability ‘dangerous, deadly’ (philstar.com) – January 23, 2019 – 1:56pm MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Wednesday slammed anew … Continue reading

UN hails ‘landmark’ BOL | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Baldo, G. (2018, July 29). UN hails ‘landmark’ BOL. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved August 01, 2018 from http://tribune.net.ph/index.php/2018/07/29/un-hails-landmark-bol/ UN hails ‘landmark’ BOL By Associated Press – July 29, 2018 12:06 AM Opens road to lasting peace The head of the United Nations (UN) praised President Rodrigo Duterte’s signing of the … Continue reading

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