Admiral Liu Huaqing

Chinese survey ship at Benham Rise.

PerryScope By Perry Diaz Recently, Mgdalo party-list Rep. Gary Alejano exposed a “secret deal” worked out between President Rodrigo Duterte and the Chinese that would allow the Institute of Oceanology of Chinese Academy of Sciences to conduct a marine scientific research in the Benhan Rise (also known as Philippine Rise). According to the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), this 13-million-hectare area off the Read More …