The Visiting Forces Agreement is a key part of one of Southeast Asia’s major security partnerships. Photo: DPA

Ending Philippines-US military pact will affect South China Sea disputes: analysts

  • Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte wants to end the agreement governing US forces in the Philippines and US leader Donald Trump doesn’t mind
  • Experts say it will have an impact on calculations by Southeast Asian countries in the South China Sea dispute and be a ‘huge win for China’
Topic |   The Philippines

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The Visiting Forces Agreement is a key part of one of Southeast Asia’s major security partnerships. Photo: DPA
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