South China Sea: Philippines' Duterte sends troops to unoccupied islands

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered troops to occupy uninhabited islands and reefs in the disputed South China Sea. “The unoccupied, which are ours, let’s live on it,” Mr Duterte told reporters during a visit to a military base in Palawan. The move is expected to anger China, which claims several contested shoals, islets and […]