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  1. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    ‘Amerasian’ children of war face poverty and stigma in Philippines

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 10:39pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Angeles Those fathered by American soldiers experience a lonely cycle of hardship and marginalisation without parents Children of war face poverty and stigma When ... for the American military for half a century. Both played crucial roles as logistics and repair hubs during the Vietnam war in the 1960s and 70s, with Clark also serving as a launch pad for bomb attacks. ...

  2. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Philippines, US start annual war games focusing on threats in South China Sea

    Posted May 05th 2014, 06:11pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Manila Thousands of Philippine and US soldiers began annual war games on Monday, the first under a new security pact with the United States, focusing on maritime security ... parts of the main island of Luzon. The war games will see US F-18 fighters rehearse bombing runs and troops involved in live fire drills. Under a new security pact, the Enhanced Defence ...

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    Philippine military back ex-general facing trial over disappearance of student activists

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 09:37pm by RIASSA ROBLES

    ... strongman Ferdinand Marcos declared an all-out war against communist rebels and let the military off the leash. "We won't deny we had problems before over human rights," armed forces ...

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    Capture of fugitive general Jovito Palparan hailed as victory for Aquino

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 10:51pm by AP

    ... it called an all-out war against communist rebels. Aquino's government has said it wanted justice for the missing students, Karen Empeno and Sherlyn Cadapan, to improve the Philippines' ...

  5. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    19 heading home for Eid gunned down by Abu Sayyaf in southern Philippines

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 11:19pm by AP

    ... with Abu Sayyaf. Violent clan wars, known as rido, have complicated security worries in the country's south, which is already mired in decades-long Muslim rebellions. Among those killed ...

  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    War games between US, Philippines may inflame tension with China

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila War games likely to further stoke tension with China The Philippines and the United States are set to begin war games near disputed South China Sea waters ... said security expert Ian Storey. Video: US, Philippines launch war games near South China Sea Beijing, which insists it has sovereignty to nearly all of the South China Sea, has repeatedly ...

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    Philippines, US hold war games near flashpoint reef

    Posted Jun 27th 2013, 06:16pm by Agence France-Presse in Manila

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila A US destroyer will join the Philippine Navy’s flagship for war games starting on Thursday close to a flashpoint area of the South China Sea, adding ... the war games were not meant to provoke China. “While the exercises will be between Scarborough Shoal and the main island of Luzon, the focus is inter-operability and not targeted against ...

  8. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Games to replace war for Philippine leader’s visit

    Posted Feb 10th 2013, 05:28pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Manila Soldiers and Muslim guerrillas will meet in sporting events instead of combat when Philippine President Benigno Aquino makes a historic visit to a rebel camp to promote a peace pact, officials said on Sunday. A “fluvial para ...

  9. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    ‘Unconstitutional’ US-Philippines defence pact to face legal challenge

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 10:46am by Raissa Robles

    ... and chanted "no-bama, no bases, no war" on the road leading to the gates of the palace where Obama met Aquino. Additional reporting by Associated Press A history of relations between the US and the Philippines: May 1, 1898: Commodore George Dewey crushes Spain's fleet at the Battle of Manila Bay during the Spanish-American war. In December, the Treaty of Paris ends the war, and the US pays ...

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    Muslim rebels joyous, but wary, at peace prospects for the Philippines

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 04:33pm by Agence France-Presse in Sultan Kudurat, The Philippines

    ... four decades of bloodshed was signed, but there were also fears war clouds had yet to pass. The Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) ended its rebellion on Thursday when its leaders signed ... in the past to disrupt the peace process and has been able to withstand repeated government assaults against it. “The war is not yet over. We are still here.” BIFF spokesman Abu Missry Mama “The war ...




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