Asia Pacific Regional Developments

Title:

 ‘Philippines can bring China war threat before UN’

Author:

Evelyn Macairan

Source:

The Philippine Star

Date:

 May 21, 2017

Description:

MANILA, Philippines - Supreme Court (SC) Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio has advised the Duterte government to elevate to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) Chinese President Xi Jinping’s threat of war against the Philippines should the latter insist on drilling for oil in the disputed South China Sea, or the West Philippine Sea.

Tags: News, Philippines-China Relations, Justice Carpio