As Duterte yields, his generals demur on China

The Philippine leader's acknowledgement he can not stop Beijing's advances on the contested Scarborough Shoal have put him at odds with his military

Manila, March 24, 2017 3:45 PM (UTC+8)
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks before soldiers during a visit to a military camp in southern Philippines, January 27, 2017. Photo: Reuters/Marconi Navales
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks before soldiers during a visit to a military camp in southern Philippines, January 27, 2017. Photo: Reuters/Marconi Navales
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