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Scarborough warning

No warning. The phrase might refer to a surprise attack on the castle of Scarborough in the 16th century. Primarily heard in UK. Well, that thunderstorm came through with a Scarborough warning—it wasn't supposed to rain today at all.
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" Said Batongbacal: "China's continuing blockade of Scarborough is thus skirting a very fine and dangerous line it has pushed the envelop to the point that just one mistake will qualify its actions as an armed attack under the MDT.
Scarborough Shoal is the international name of Panatag Shoal, a rich fishing ground 143 miles off Zambales province that China seized after a two-month maritime standoff with the Philippines in 2012.
As part of the application, Scarborough Bar Services has applied to use the party venue for events held between September 1 and May 31, outside of the summer concert period of the music venue.
(What I was referring to as a kind of bullying was their [China] seizure of Scarborough in 2012.
Last week, Alejano and his Otso Diretso slatemates human rights lawyer Chel Diokno, Marawi civic leader Samira Gutoc and former Solicitor General Florin Hilbay visited Masinloc, Zambales, which has jurisdiction over Scarborough Shoal.
'The DFA [Department of Foreign Affairs] should also campaign for the United States to make Scarborough Shoal the official red line under the Philippine-US Mutual Defense Treaty (MDT),' Carpio said.
As the novel proceeds, the reader begins to understand Hernandez' careful curation of the complicated lives of children living in the east Scarborough community, a low-income neighbourhood in which many families rely upon social services.
But Scarborough's stand-off James Perret and centre Tom Ratcliffe took charge of things and soon set their side on the road to victory.
The mystery Trump is referring to is the death of one of Scarborough's district office workers.
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Summary: Move to guard Filipino fishermen in Scarborough Shoal
THE boss of a new PS14m Scarborough waterpark has said he would be willing to look at Teesside as a future site for his next venture.
1 Start at Scarborough Sea Life centre and take Cleveland Way all along the seafront.