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Aquino has learned lesson when to keep his mouth shut on China

It can’t be said that President Aquino has not learned anything in the last five years of his presidency. We would like to think that his not mentioning the issue with China over territorial claims in South China Sea in his 6th and last State of the Nation address is an indication that he has […]

July 31, 2015  Tags: , ,   Posted in: 1992 elections, Foreign Affairs, Malaya  One Comment

Wikileaks:Ramos got P5M campaign contribution from Gaddafy

Former Libyan strongman Moammar Gaddafy contributed P5 million to the campaign of former President Ramos in 1992, according to a US Embassy report exposed by Wikileaks. The Omnibus Election Code of the Philippines (Batas Pambansa 881) prohibits accepting contribution from foreigners. The US Embassy report, written by then Deputy Chief of Mission Raymond Burghardt, quoted […]

September 3, 2011  Tags: ,   Posted in: 1992 elections, Foreign Affairs  53 Comments