Julio S. Amador III & Deryk Baladjay

15 Dec 2020

In this issue of the Asia Pacific Bulletin of East-West Center, ARS CEO Julio Amador and Senior Associate Deryk Baladjay explain that: “The Filipino public is not supportive of the Duterte administration’s approach toward China.”

The short essay featured the present arguments surrounding China's continued unpopularity among Filipinos and how this domestic undertone impacts and reflects the Philippine government's relatively favorable ties with China.

Recommended citations:

APA: Amador, J. S. III and Baladjay, D. (2020). "The New Normal of President Duterte' Independent Foreign Policy." Asia Pacific Bulletin (540).

CMOS: Amador, Julio S. III and Deryk Baladjay. "The New Normal of President Duterte's Independent Foreign Policy." Asia Pacific Bulletin No. 540 (2020).

Summary

Julio Amador and Deryk Baladjay, Senior Research Fellow and Research Assistant, respectively, at the Ateneo School of Government in the Philippines, explain that: “The Filipino public is not supportive of the Duterte administration’s approach toward China.” - East-West Center

The New Normal of President Duterte's Foreign Policy