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× Hontiveros: Energy chief’s remark on sinking of PH boat ‘insensitive’

MANILA, Philippines --- Senator Risa Hontiveros has slammed as "insensitive" Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi's remark dismissing as "unintentional" the ramming of a Filipino boat by a Chinese vessel at Recto (Reed) Bank in the West Philippine Sea.


The opposition legislator in a statement Monday said: "Secretary Alfonso Cusi's comments are the height of insensitivity to our poor fisherfolk, ignorance…