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Duterte’s defiance imperils European trade

Europe and the Philippines’ diplomatic spat has rapidly escalated since President Rodrigo Duterte’s government briefly detained and unceremoniously expelled a senior European Union (EU) party official earlier this month. The Party of European Socialists (PES), the second largest bloc in the European Parliament, strongly condemned the deportation of its deputy secretary general Giacomo Filibeck, a […]