“Showing highest respect?”Netizens noticed that the flag of the Philippines is higher than the flag of China.
During the state visit of President Duterte in People’s republic of China, netizens noticed in one of the videos posted by Presidential Communication of the Philippines position that the flag of the Philippine Flag is higher than the four flags of China.
Netizens asked what is the meaning of this and some of them guessed that China is showing their highest respect to the Philippines.
They are happy to see that other nations like China showed their respect to the Philippine flag.
“Pres. Duterte once said that he will ride a Jetski to the boundaries of Spratlys and plant the Philippine Flag there. He did more than that. Look, our flag, right there in the heart of China, soaring high!!!” Netizen Reena Borromeo Isorena said.
According to some sources, Chinese Flag etiquette is very strict and is is essential that Flag protocols and rules are followed correctly.