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Philippines in undiplomatic war of words with China

MANILA – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s China-friendly foreign policy is under unprecedented fire at home as tensions soar over Beijing’s perceived aggression in the South China Sea. That became starkly apparent when Foreign Minister Teodoro Locsin Jr tweeted on Monday that China should “Get the f**k out” of Philippine-claimed waters, a less-than-diplomatic message on the presence […]