Philippine embassy in South Korea - updates

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PH embassy releases contingency plan as Korea tensions rise

Sep 07, 2017 - 10:15 PM

Here is the full text of the contingency plan of the Philippine embassy in South Korea which includes information on when and how to evacuate

H-BOMB TEST. Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano discusses the situation in the Korean Peninsula with Ambassador to Seoul Raul Hernandez and Foreign Assistant Secretary Millicent Cruz-Paredes. Photo from the Department of Foreign Affairs

'Screen South Korean tourists amid MERS threat'

Jun 08, 2015 - 6:56 PM

Valenzuela Representative Sherwin Gatchalian says the Philippines Department of Health should learn from their poor screening of passengers during the Ebola virus scare in 2014

SCHOOLS CLOSED. Hundreds of schools in South Korea have been closed to prevent the spread of the MERS virus. A Philippine congressman urges authorities to strictly screen tourists and students who are coming from the Southeast Asian neighbor. File photo by Jung Yeon-Je/AFP