2 months PH ‘outfoxed’ by China in Scarborough dispute — Esperon MB
By Jan Carlo Anolin National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. said Wednesday that China has “outfoxed” the Philippines in terms of the continuous maritime dispute of the two countries in the South China Sea (SCS). National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon (Alvin Kasiban / MANILA BULLETIN) This, Esperon said, after Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said China has been a “bully to the Philippines”, referring to the disputed waters in Scarborough Shoal. “The way that they look over Scarborough Shoal, to me that is, that was bullying,” Lorenzana said Tuesday. However, Esperon pointed out that the Chinese Coast Guard has larger vessels, ... more