Day: February 16, 2023

PH can invoke MDT on China laser attack, impose economic sanctions – Mercado

To counter attacks by China, the Philippine government could invoke the 1951 Mutual Defense Treaty with the United States, impose economic sanctions on Beijing, and forge military pacts with other countries, according to former Defense Sec. Orlando Mercado.
“Like canines, you should not fight alone. You should move in packs,” Mercado said.