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× Duterte breaks silence on sinking of PH boat: ‘It’s a little maritime accident’

SANGLEY POINT, Cavite --- President Rodrigo Duterte broke his silence on the sinking of a Filipino boat by a Chinese vessel at Recto Bank in the West Philippine Sea and called it a "little maritime accident."

Duterte said politicians are just making the situation worse.

"Huwag kayong maniwala sa mga politiko na bobo (Don't believe stupid politicians)," he said.

The President said the public…

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