Philippine diplomat says sorry for Twitter rant against China, is told ‘only Duterte can use curse words’

//Philippine diplomat says sorry for Twitter rant against China, is told ‘only Duterte can use curse words’

Philippine diplomat says sorry for Twitter rant against China, is told ‘only Duterte can use curse words’

The Philippines’ top diplomat has apologised for a foul-mouthed rant on Twitter in which he told China where to go – after being informed that only the president can use curse words.Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jnr issued a public apology on Tuesday to his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi for a tweet in which he called China an “ugly oaf” and demanded it “get the f***” out of Philippine waters. The tweet, sent out on Monday, was a reference to the presence of Chinese coastguard ships near to…

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