6 months DFA seeks probe of ‘leaked’ document MB
By Roy Mabasa The Department of Foreign Affairs on Monday called on “relevant agencies” to investigate the supposed leak of a confidential document pertaining to a supposed warning to the Philippine government about the risks of partnering with Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei. (MANILA BULLETIN) Citing a report published by online news platform Rappler, the DFA said such a story is “regrettable” adding that the document being referred to in the story “clearly bears no such warning by the Department.” “More than anything, the Department is disturbed that a confidential document has been published, and it calls on relevant agencies to ... more