Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana rejected on Thursday, Nov. 25, the demand of the Chinese government for the Philippines to remove the BRP Sierra Madre at the Ayungin Shoal in the disputed West Philippine Sea. The BRP Sierra is an old Navy ship which was grounded at the Ayungin Shoal with ...

Source: Manila Bulletin (https://mb.com.ph/2021/11/25/lorenzana-rejects-chinas-demand-for-ph-to-remove-ship-at-ayungin-shoal/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=lorenzana-rejects-chinas-demand-for-ph-to-remove-ship-at-ayungin-shoal)