7 months Sotto says Duterte’s threat of war with Canada mere ‘empty words’ MB
By Vanne Elaine Terrazola President Duterte’s threat of declaring a war with Canada over its trash that was dumped in the Philippines were just empty words and should not be taken seriously by his critics, Senate President Vicente Sotto III said. Sen. Vicente Sotto III(Senate of the Philippines / MANILA BULLETIN) Sotto on Tuesday chided critics of Duterte after comparing the latter’s outrage on the unreturned Canadian waste to his position on China’s activities in the West Philippines Sea. This, as he believed that the Chief Executive, despite his statements, will not wage a war against Canada should it refuse ... more