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DND misfires, uses Taiwan emblem as China donates rifles
« on: October 10, 2017, 12:42:18 AM »
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DND misfires, uses Taiwan emblem as China donates rifles | Interaksyon - October 9, 2017

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The faux pas prompted profuse verbal apologies from top officials of the Philippines Department of National Defense. An official DND statement acknowledged what it called “a grievous but purely unintentional mistake of using a wrong logo on a banner to represent the Ministry of National Defense of the People’s Republic of China.”


The emblem of Taiwan's defense ministry was used on the banner alongside the Philippines' logo. PHIL. Star Photo
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Wrong Logo. The Philippine Department of National Defense uses the logo of Taiwan's Ministry of Defense in an event with China. Rappler photo

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Re: DND misfires, uses Taiwan emblem as China donates rifles
« Reply #1 on: October 10, 2017, 02:00:53 PM »