7 months Esperon says we ‘have not lost any island’ in West Philippine Sea MB
By Noreen Jazul and Martin Sadongdong  National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. said the Philippines has “not lost an island” in the West Philippine Sea under the Duterte administration. National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr.(JANSEN ROMERO /File Photo / MANILA BULLETIN) “We have not lost any island there. We are strengthening our positions, which are our in possession diyan sa West Philippine Sea,” Esperon said Wednesday in the weekly Kapihan sa Manila Bay forum held in Malate, Manila. Esperon said that Sandy Cay remains uninhabited and is “never taken” by China. “For the past three years of the Duterte administration, we ... more