Duterte's move to probe Del Rosario on Panatag Shoal standoff backed by Locsin

Duterte's move to probe Del Rosario on Panatag Shoal standoff backed by Locsin

5/6/2021 7:30:00 PM

Duterte's move to probe Del Rosario on Panatag Shoal standoff backed by Locsin

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin, Jr. on Thursday expressed his support to the suggestion of President Duterte that former DFA Secretary Albert Del Rosario and former Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonio Carpio should be investigated and held accountable for the pullout of Philippine ship

“We’re all old on both sides of the argument about the loss of Scarborough Shoal; it is time that those ones who were in charge of protecting our territory come clean on what exactly happened when we walked-rather sailed away from a confrontation. Could anyone make them do that?” Locsin tweeted.

Duterte admin should cooperate with ICC probe if it 'has nothing to hide' - Centerlaw Why the ICC retains jurisdiction over Duterte's war on drugs Big Bad Wolf book sale going online this year

Locsin said the narratives on why the Philippines pulled out from the stand-off “keeps changing” and he wants to ascertain as to who ordered the Philippine Navy vessel BRP Gregorio Del Pilar to withdraw, leaving behind Chinese maritime ships.“No. We get people demand the truth the full truth and nothing but the truth. Was their reason the same? Fear of war? Or to please their master abroad that native Commies hate?” Locsin said in another tweet, in response to a query by former Bayan Muna Rep. Teddy Casiño on why the President is raising his issues against Del Rosario and Carpio only now.

In a statement on Tuesday, Del Rosario said it was Chinese President Xi Jinping who “deceitfully breached” the Scarborough agreement brokered by the United States for the withdrawal of all ships from both sides “by a certain hour”.President Duterte, on Wednesday, lashed out anew on Del Rosario for his role in the standoff. Del Rosario served as Foreign Affairs secretary from 2011 to 2015. headtopics.com

“Ikaw Albert, Alberto, bakit mo pinaatras? Kaninong permission ka nanghingi? Ngayon kung wala kang maibigay, p***** i** mo, huwag mong ibigay sa akin ‘yong kasalanan mo. Naghahanap kayo ng libre. Alam ninyo one day, one day you will be tasked to answer for that iyang pag-order ninyo, dapat imbestigahin ka (Albert, why did you order the pullout? Whose permission did you ask? Now if you can’t explain, son of a b*tch, don’t give me that. It’s your fault. You want a free ride. One day, you will be tasked to answer for that order. You should be investigated),” the President said.

Del Rosario was one of the architects of the Philippines arbitration case against China filed in 2014 before the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague.On July 12, 2016, the United Nations-backed court ruled in favor of the Philippine petition that invalidated China’s excessive “nine-dash line” claim in the South China Sea.

Read more: Manila Bulletin News »

SMC doubles budget for Pasig River cleanup to ₱2 billion

San Miguel Corporation kickstarted its Pasig River rehabilitation project on June 8, doubling the budget for the program.

Nanalo sa Hague, yung dpat ang pinush nyo! Alam ng lahat ng simula ang China agression, panahon ni Gloria, kasama ng mga under the table deal like ZTE.

Del Rosario rejects debate: Duterte gov’t must listen to FilipinosFormer foreign secretary Albert del Rosario says the proposed debate 'will manifest to the world that we are not united and we do not know what we are doing.'

Duterte rants vs Carpio, Del Rosario for 'buck passing' on West PH Sea conflictWhat are you saying ayoko mamatay sa kamay ng mga chinese sa sarili kong lupa We won in the tribunal.. binalewala mo. Ciempre paniwalaan ka ng allies mo

I curse because Carpio, Del Rosario insist on blaming me for WPS woes – DutertePresident Rodrigo Duterte said that he had been cussing and acting rude because he had become so “pissed off” at critics for blaming him for the incursions of Chinese ships in the West Philippine Sea. | GabrielLaluINQ GabrielLaluINQ Wala na tlga sya gagawin... DDS ka pa din bakit? Sisihan na lng aabutin natin presidenteng ito going into his final year of his term. Inutile tlga. GabrielLaluINQ So sino dpt sisihin e ikaw yung Presidente inamoka GabrielLaluINQ Alzheimer is catching up on him? Or he is just being dramatic. Please remind him! WeOweChinaNothing

‘Crising’ intensifies into tropical storm, threatens Davao Oriental-Surigao del Sur area

LPA now Tropical Depression Crising; Surigao del Sur, Davao Oriental at Signal No. 1Signal No. 1 is also up in Davao de Oro and the eastern portion of Agusan del Sur (Bunawan, Prosperidad, Rosario, San Francisco, Santa Josefa, Trento, and Veruela)