Monthly Archives: June 2012

‘UNCLOS won’t resolve sea row’

By Jose Katigbak, STAR Washington Bureau (The Philippine Star) @ WASHINGTON – US accession to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) will not resolve conflicting claims by a number of countries including the Philippines and China to barren islands, reefs, shoals and coral outcrops in the South China Sea, said […]

P-Noy won’t drag US military into West Phl Sea dispute

By Jose Katigbak, STAR Washington Bureau (The Philippine Star) @ WASHINGTON – President Aquino assured Americans he would not drag the United States in any military intervention in the West Philippine Sea crisis and said he was committed to defusing the tension in Panatag Shoal where Chinese and Philippine vessels have been locked in […]