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December 9, 2020

Support for New Envoy to the Netherlands: Sen. Francis "Tol" N. Tolentino expresses his support for the confirmation of Jose Eduardo E. Malaya III as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to The Netherlands during the plenary session of the Commission on Appointments (CA), Wednesday, December 9, 2020. Tolentino said during the earlier hearing of the CA-Committee on Foreign Affairs, the new envoy committed to project the real human rights situation in the Philippines in the Hague and to liaise with personalities coming from the National Democratic Front in Utrecht. Tolentino said Malaya will also look into the case of missing Filipino seafarers who enter Europe through Rotterdam and protect the arbitral ruling on the West Philippine Sea. (Albert Calvelo/ Senate PRIB)