Agence France-Presse in Manila

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20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Twenty die during fresh unrest in the southern Philippines

Twenty people die in a single day in the southern Philippines following a fresh outbreak of separatist unrest in the strife-torn region.

Twenty people die in a single day in the southern Philippines following a fresh outbreak of separatist unrest in the strife-torn region.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Philippines files fourth protest over China reef ‘reclamation’ in disputed territory

Manila files fourth protest in three months over alleged land reclamation by Beijing in the disputed Spratly Islands territory of the South China Sea

Manila files fourth protest in three months over alleged land reclamation by Beijing in the disputed Spratly Islands territory of the South China Sea

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
US would ‘help’ Philippines in South China Sea, says navy chief

The United States will “help” the Philippines in the event that China occupies disputed islands in the South China Sea, the US Chief of Naval Operations said on Thursday. Admiral Jonathan Greenert also stressed that the US would honour its mutual defence treaty with the Philippines amid a seething territorial conflict with China over the resource-rich waters.

The United States will “help” the Philippines in the event that China occupies disputed islands in the South China Sea, the US Chief of Naval Operations said on Thursday. Admiral Jonathan Greenert also stressed that the US would honour its mutual defence treaty with the Philippines amid a seething territorial conflict with China over the resource-rich waters.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM
Philippines launches US$8b plan to rebuild lives shattered by Haiyan

The Philippine government launched an US$8.17 billion plan on Wednesday to rebuild the lives of millions battered by Super Typhoon Haiyan.

The Philippine government launched an US$8.17 billion plan on Wednesday to rebuild the lives of millions battered by Super Typhoon Haiyan.

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Philippines renames coast 'West Philippine Sea'

The Philippines officially named South China Sea waters off the country’s west coast the “West Philippine Sea”, in a move on that could further raise tensions with China.

The Philippines officially named South China Sea waters off the country’s west coast the “West Philippine Sea”, in a move on that could further raise tensions with China.

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Philippines, Muslim rebels sign landmark peace pact

Muslim rebels waging a decades-long separatist insurgency in the southern Philippines signed a pact with the government on Monday to end the conflict by 2016.

Muslim rebels waging a decades-long separatist insurgency in the southern Philippines signed a pact with the government on Monday to end the conflict by 2016.

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