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Philippine Navy urged to join freedom of navigation patrols of naval powers
By: Frances Mangosing - Reporter / @FMangosingINQ INQUIRER.net / 03:55 PM July 12, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Navy should join the freedom of navigation operations (FONOPs) in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea) to enforce the arbitral ruling that invalidated China’s claims to most of the South China Sea.

Speaking at a forum to mark the third anniversary of the landmark ruling, Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio said the naval powers are enforcing the arbitral award in the last three years through the increase of FONOPs.

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