5 months Duterte says he’s not ready to go to war with China over South China Sea dispute MB
By Genalyn Kabiling President Duterte recently admitted that the county could not win if it goes to war with China over a territorial dispute, warning that Manila might be quickly hit by a missile attack. The President, who has opted to pursue dialogue in the South China Sea dispute, said he was not prepared to go to war and lose government troops in a massacre. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte takes a bow before hundreds of attendees during the inauguration of the Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) at the Shariff Kabunsuan Cultural Complex in Cotabato City on March 29, ... more