Two US Army Special Forces members conduct tactical combat casualty care training for Philippine Army soldiers (background) in Mindanao. File photo: AFP Two US Army Special Forces members conduct tactical combat casualty care training for Philippine Army soldiers (background) in Mindanao. File photo: AFP
Two US Army Special Forces members conduct tactical combat casualty care training for Philippine Army soldiers (background) in Mindanao. File photo: AFP

Duterte wants US forces out of southern Philippines - but nobody told the Americans

Philippine president said US military presence could complicate offensives against Islamist militants notorious for beheading Westerners

Topic |   Rodrigo Duterte
Two US Army Special Forces members conduct tactical combat casualty care training for Philippine Army soldiers (background) in Mindanao. File photo: AFP Two US Army Special Forces members conduct tactical combat casualty care training for Philippine Army soldiers (background) in Mindanao. File photo: AFP
Two US Army Special Forces members conduct tactical combat casualty care training for Philippine Army soldiers (background) in Mindanao. File photo: AFP
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