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Ao: PH Navy patrol in Scarborough uneventful despite China ship tailing
Philippine Navy warship BRP Conrado Yap (PS39) on Monday patrolled Scarborough Shoal in the West Philippine Sea “without untoward incident” despite the constant shadowing of Chinese vessels.
National Security Adviser Eduardo Ao disclosed this Tuesday while slamming China for “overhyping” and “creating unnecessary tensions” between Manila and Beijing over “mundane” patrols within the Philippines’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ) in the West Philippine Sea.
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