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WATCH: Chinese vessel blast Filipino fishermen with water cannons

On Monday, the Philippine Coast Guard confirmed that the Chinese Coast Guard drove away Filipino fishermen at Panatag Shoal, also known as Bajo de Masinloc, in disputed waters of the West Philippine Sea.

Video obtained by GMA News showed how the larger Chinese vessel fired a water cannon at the smaller fishing craft, leaving the Filipinos with no choice but to retreat. One fisherman was reportedly hurt during the incident.

-- JST, GMA News