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Palawan got visited by US Vice-President Kamala Harris
Due to the threads and problems caused by Chinese fishing boats and military boats entering Philippines waters US Vice President Kamala Harris visited Palawan Island.
Below you will find some videos reporting about her visit to the Philippines ..
US Vice-President Kamala Harris on November 22, 2022, visited a Philippine island near disputed South China Sea waters to show support for Manila’s “sovereignty”. Harris is the highest-ranking US official to visit the western island of Palawan, the closest Philippine island to the contested Spratly archipelago. Beijing asserts sovereignty over nearly all of the South China Sea and has ignored a 2016 international court ruling that rebuked its claims based on historic rights. .
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U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris visited a fishing community in Palawan where she listened to the sentiments of the local fisherfolk. Senior correspondent David Santos has the story.
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US Vice President Kamala Harris has visited the Philippine island of Palawan, near waters claimed by China. She is the highest-ranking US official to visit the area in the disputed South China Sea. During her three day-trip to the Philippines, she reaffirmed US commitment under a 1951 mutual defence treaty to come to Manila’s aid should it come under attack. She also underscored US support for a historic 2016 UN arbitral tribunal ruling rejecting Beijing’s expansive South China Sea claims.
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