PH, Japan lawmakers call for rule of law in sea disputes

SCSC - Six Japanese parliamentarians and 13 Philippine congressmen signed on Wednesday a joint document for cooperation on the promotion of the rule of law amid ongoing tensions with China over disputed waters.

The Japanese delegation headed by Hiroshi Nakada, a member of the Japanese parliament belonging to the Party for Future Generations, said the document aims to bring together lawmakers from both countries in order to promote the resolution of conflicts in a peaceful manner. [READ MORE]