What is the meaning of the article 1 section 1 of the Philippine constitution?
The national territory comprises the Philippine archipelago,
with all the islands and waters embraced therein, and all other
territories over which the Philippines has sovereignty or
jurisdiction, consisting of its terrestrial, fluvial and aerial
domains, including its territorial sea, the seabed, the subsoil,
the insular shelves, and other submarine areas. The waters around,
between, and connecting the islands of the archipelago, regardless
of their breadth and dimensions, form part of the internal waters
of the Philippines.