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Vienna Convention
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                (
                    [ArticleID] => 1809877
                    [Title] => ‘Ranking DFA exec authorized rescue of distressed OFWs’
                    [Summary] =>  It was a ranking foreign affairs official who had authorized intensified operations to rescue distressed workers in Kuwait, in disregard of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, sources said.
                    [DatePublished] => 2018-04-27 00:00:00
                    [ColumnID] => 0
                    [Focus] => 1
                    [AuthorID] => 1804865
                    [AuthorName] => Pia Lee-Brago
                    [SectionName] => Headlines
                    [SectionUrl] => headlines
                    [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/articles/gen10-ofw_2018-04-26_22-07-32940_thumbnail.jpg
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                    [ArticleID] => 1513792
                    [Title] => EDITORIAL - Deadly argument
                    [Summary] => 

Unlike ambassadors and other diplomats, consular officers normally do not enjoy full immunity from arrest, detention and prosecution in the host country.

[DatePublished] => 2015-10-22 10:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Opinion [SectionUrl] => opinion [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/opinion/20151023/STARTOON.jpg ) [2] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1513722 [Title] => China to take custody of suspects in killing of Chinese diplomats [Summary] =>

Beijing has claimed diplomatic immunity for a Chinese couple suspected in the shooting deaths of two Chinese diplomats and the wounding of the country's consul-general in the central Philippines, and will take custody of them, an official said Thursday.

[DatePublished] => 2015-10-22 06:09:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1390313 [AuthorName] => Jim Gomez [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/headlines/20151022/china-diplomats-death-dfa-charles-jose.jpg ) [3] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1428942 [Title] => Venezuela to sanction US officials, limit diplomatic personnel, require visas for Americans [Summary] =>

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced Saturday that his government will deny visas to a number of United States officials whom he called "terrorists", including former president George W. Bush and senators Marco Rubio and Bob Menendez.

[DatePublished] => 2015-03-01 09:13:54 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => World [SectionUrl] => world [URL] => ) [4] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1368513 [Title] => China issues travel warning on Phl [Summary] =>

China warned its citizens yesterday not to travel to the Philippines after a Chinese teenager who worked in a family-run store was kidnapped Thursday in Zamboanga-Sibugay.

[DatePublished] => 2014-09-13 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => http://media.philstar.com/images/the-philippine-star/headlines/20140913/china-flag-3.jpg ) [5] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1346556 [Title] => 5 bad habits Pinoy drivers don’t even know are wrong [Summary] =>

Everywhere you go in the world, you’ll notice that there are always local variations to things to suit the culture.

[DatePublished] => 2014-07-16 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133928 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1370511 [AuthorName] => James Deakin [SectionName] => Motoring [SectionUrl] => motoring [URL] => ) [6] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 1128741 [Title] => HR group backs abused Pinays [Summary] =>

Over 70 Filipino women abused during World War II got yesterday the backing of a Berlin-based human rights group for their demand for official apology and other reparations from the Japanese government.

[DatePublished] => 2013-08-24 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1096875 [AuthorName] => Edu Punay [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [7] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 922962 [Title] => Phl gov't granted access to detained Filipinos in Sabah [Summary] =>

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said today that Malaysia has granted the Philippine government's request to have access to all detained Filipinos in Sabah, including the eight who have been charged with terrorism-related offenses.

[DatePublished] => 2013-03-22 21:00:00 [ColumnID] => 0 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => Headlines [SectionUrl] => headlines [URL] => ) [8] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 840224 [Title] => Assange urges US to end Wikileaks 'witch hunt' [Summary] =>

Wikileaks founder Julian Assange portrayed himself Sunday as a victim of an American "witch hunt" over his secret-spilling website in a defiant address from the balcony of an embassy where he has holed up to avoid extradition to face sex assault allegations.

[DatePublished] => 2012-08-20 08:57:09 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => [AuthorName] => [SectionName] => [SectionUrl] => [URL] => ) [9] => Array ( [ArticleID] => 820129 [Title] => The Schks case - the DFA acted in our national interest [Summary] =>

There is a major problem when discussing the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations.

[DatePublished] => 2012-06-22 00:00:00 [ColumnID] => 133272 [Focus] => 0 [AuthorID] => 1122430 [AuthorName] => Ambassador Hermenegildo C. Cruz (Ret.) [SectionName] => Letters to the Editor [SectionUrl] => letters-to-the-editor [URL] => ) ) )
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