Locsin to ‘strongly’ recommend cutting ties with Chinese firms in SCS reclamation

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MANILA, Philippines — Manila’s top diplomat on Friday said he would “strongly” recommend the termination of contracts between the government and companies involved in China’s reclamation activities in the South China Sea (SCS).

The United States earlier announced sanctions and restrictions on two dozen Chinese companies and associated officials over their involvement in the building of artificial islands in the disputed waters.

“I’m not sure that any of those listed companies are among those that we are directly dealing with…If I find that any of those companies are doing business with us, then I would strongly recommend we terminate that relationship with that company,” Foreig…

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The Philippine Daily Inquirer, popularly known as the Inquirer, is an English-language newspaper in the Philippines. Founded in 1985, it is often regarded as the Philippines' newspaper of record.

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