Manila declines Taipei invitation to visit disputed Spratlys island
Taipei, May 13 (CNA) The Philippines has officially declined to an invitation from Taiwan to visit Taiping Island in the disputed South China Sea, Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Friday, while rebutting Manila's argument that Taiping is a rock and not an island.
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