Consul in Vancouver Summoned for Alleged Rudeness

A Filipino diplomat in Vancouver, Canada, is in hot water for allegedy displaying inappropriate behavior during a consular outreach mission there this month, reports GMA News. Consul General Jose Ampeso has been ordered to return to Manila to face an investigation after a video of him berating a Filipino passport applicant was posted on popular video-sharing site YouTube. “We are asking him to come home to Manila to explain his side,” Foreign Affairs spokesman Raul Hernandez told a press briefing Wednesday.