Chinese Vessels Spotted Near Pag-asa Island in South China Sea

House of Representatives member and former marine officer Gary Alejano warned that Chinese vessels are massing near a Philippine-inhabited island in the South China Sea. He added that the vessels have already blocked a Philippine-government ship from going to the island. Secretary Alan Cayetano, however, replied that there is no reason for alarm. The foreign affairs chief said that even US ships pass through the area, even as he…

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