Philippines protests China’s construction on the Scarborough Shoal

The Philippines will file a strong protest against China after China announced preparatory work for an environmental radar station on the disputed Scarborough Shoal in the East Sea.

In a press conference on Tuesday, the Justice Minister Vitaliano Aguirre said Manila will make a complaint to Beijing.

Earlier, the Presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella said the Philippines will take necessary action to defend and protect its sovereignty and entitlements in the disputed maritime borders

Source: VOV5