9 months PH gov’t will be ‘thankful’ for rescue center, unless China is duping us — Palace MB
By Genalyn Kabiling The Philippine government will be “thankful” for China’s establishment of a maritime rescue center in the West Philippine Sea if it gave prior notice and not harm the country’s territorial integrity, Malacañang said Thursday. The government however would not hesitate to file a diplomatic protest against China should there be any deception on the true nature of the facility, according to Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo (OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) “I will be thankful for one if they inform us initially — kailangan kondisyon mo doon — kung alam natin, wala naman makakasira doon ... more