Sunday, February 23, 2020

Foreign Relations

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relations between the Philippines and other countries, including the US; treaties; VFA, foreign troop presence

Global Action Against War with Iran in Baguio City

Baguio activists led the Global Action Against War with Iraq in the Philippines' Summer Capital to condemn the US war of aggression in Iran and other parts of the world. The group also called on the Philippine government not to get involved with the matter and pursue an independent foreign policy.

How the US meddled with PH gov’t war versus its own people

With all its pretensions for peace and development, Duterte’s counterinsurgency is brutal to the core.

SONA 2019 | Northern Luzon joins call for the assertion of sovereignty

The assertion of sovereign rights against China's incursion in the West Philippine Sea and "debt-trap diplomacy" bonded the different groups to hold protests in the different provincial and urban centers in Northern Luzon on July 22, in time for the 4th State of the Nation Address of President Rodrigo Duterte.

China’s clam slam – Digong doesn’t give a damn

Yes, there was an uproar. Yes, there should be an uproar from the Filipino people. After all, there are no armies with pitchforks led by an Aquaman to defend the clams.  Yes, there should be an uproar for this is beyond the clams. This is about China freely, as allowed by Digong, snatching from the Filipinos their maritime rights, as dictated by the tribunals, on the Philippine Seas. This is about China occupying islands within the sphere of Philippine maritime rights. This is about Filipino fishermen not allowed by China to fish in Philippine waters.

Makabayan to challenge China loan agreement before SC

The Makabayan block is preparing a case to question the constitutionality of the loan agreement between China and the government for the Chico River Pump Irrigation Project (CRPIP) at the Supreme Court.

STATEMENTS | China: Hands off the Philippines!

The Philippine Task Force for Indigenous Peoples’ Rights expresses grave concern over China’s growing interest in lending funds to the Philippine government.

STATEMENTS | Diplomats should not spread fake news & become accomplice to human rights...

We call upon TECO to seriously examine mistakes you have made in your forwarding fake news and inadvertently taking part in a smear campaign, so that this regrettable incidence will not repeat itself. We also remind the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Education, and officials in all other government agencies who have received this TECO letter to refrain from spreading the fake news purported in it, so as not to aid and abed human rights abuses in the Philippines yourselves.

Daranudor ti Ilocandia: Apay a “rehimen US-Duterte” ti ipukpukawda? (3/3)

Ni SHERWIN DE VERA KAUDIAN ITI TALLO A PASET Click here for first part Click here for second part Saan pulos a mailibak ken awan ti siasinoman a...

Daranudor Ti Ilocandia: Soberania, itandudo kontra iti US ken China

Ni SHERWIN DE VERA Maysa kadagiti kangrunaan a kari ni Presidente Rodrigo Duterte idi eleksion ti panangitandudona iti independiente a pagannurutan kasilpo ti relasion ti...

Daranudor ti Ilocandia: Soberania, itandudo kontra iti US ken China

Iti kasasaad a ti “independent foreign policy” nga inkari ni Duterte ket nagturong laeng iti wayawaya a panagpili no siasinno nga imperialista ti makaipaay ti benepisio kenkuana. Kasapulan a ti naruay nga umili ti mangital-o ti soberania ti pagilian iti amin a tay-ak kontra iti dua nga imperialista. Kiddawentayo iti gobierno ti panangirupir daytoy iti integridad iti teritorio ti Pilipinas iti Spratly’s, ti panangipublikoda kadagiti linaon a kondisiones ti pautang ti China, ken kasta met, dagiti operasion nga isaysayangkat ken impasdek a pasilidad ti US iti pagilian.

Editorial: Are we truly an independent nation?

The former President Diosdado Macapagal on May 12, 1962, declared June 12 a Philippine public holiday, to commemorate the “people’s declaration of their inherent and inalienable right to freedom and independence,” and in 1964 he proclaimed June 12 as the Philippine Independence Day.

Make real the independet foreign policy raps — Kastan

BANGUED, Abra — Indigenous peoples from Abra, led by the Kakailian Salakniban Tay Amin a Nagtaudan (Kastan CPA-Abra), called on President Rodrigo Duterte to make real of his strong pronouncements against foreign intervention towards a pro-people independent foreign policy.



Bistro a nangpabaro iti burger ken mangimpleo iti PWDs

Saanko a maikompara ti black burger ti Blaqk Street Bistro ta awan pay met ti sabali a naramanak a black burger. Ngem segun iti naramanak, naimas ti burger-da. Iti amin a naramanak a burger, daytoy laeng ti husto kaniak ti timpla ti patty-na, saan a naapgad.



Farmers say NTA, negligent and accountable for the low price of tobacco

Tobacco farmers criticize the National Tobacco Administration for its negligence to ensure the early resolution of the price deadlock during the Tripartite Conference in September 2019. They said the agency should be held accountable for the consistently low price of dried tobacco leaves.