Philippine diplomat apologizes for profanity toward China

by ABC News

ABC News— The Philippines' foreign secretary has apologized after tweeting an obscene phrase demanding China get out of Philippine-claimed territories in the South China Sea in an outburst that annoyed the Philippine president—Philippines to China Get the F*ck Out, Fresh Protest filed: The Philippines' top diplomat on Monday told China to "get the f*ck out" of its waters as Manila fired a fresh diplomatic protest over Beijing's moves in the Scarborough Shaol.. From Manila's top diplomat.

@nytimes—Top Philippine Diplomat Unleashes Expletive-Laced Tirade Against China. In demanding that Beijing remove ships from Manila’s waters, the Philippine foreign minister used language on Twitter that is more often associated with the country’s president.—Philippines to return Sinopharm vaccines to China after Duterte apologizes for getting jab. Frustrated by criticism of his vaccination with a COVID-19 jab not yet approved for the public, President Rodrigo Duterte is now asking China to take back its donation of 1,000 vaccines developed by Sinopharm Group Co. Ltd.