PH fishermen unhappy

Chinese coast guard harassment of Filipino fishermen near the contested Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea sparks a political firestorm

Filipino fishermen ask: ‘Are we slaves of China?’

By RICHARD JAVAD HEYDARIAN

Yet another flashpoint has flared in what was until recently a glowing era for Philippine-China relations.

GMA Network, a major Philippine media outlet, broadcasted a video which purportedly shows Chinese coast guard forces harassing Filipino fishermen by taking part of their catch near the Scarborough Shoal, a contested feature in the South China Sea.

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Source: atimes.com

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