8 months China’s Xi expresses solidarity with PH in fighting terror MB
By Roy Mabasa Chinese President Xi Jinping has expressed his solidarity with the Philippines and the international community to jointly combat terrorism in the light of the January 27 twin bombings in a cathedral in Jolo that left 21 people dead and dozens other injured. China’s President Xi Jinping . REUTERS/Rafael Marchante/ MANILA BULLETIN In a letter addressed to President Rodrigo Duterte, the Chinese leader said he was “shocked” to learn about the severe bombings during a Sunday morning mass at the Our Lady of Carmel Cathedral in Jolo. Xi also joined other world leaders in conveying his condolences and ... more