Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jnr shares a smile with US President Joe Biden at a bilateral meeting in New York on September 22. Photo: Reuters
Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jnr shares a smile with US President Joe Biden at a bilateral meeting in New York on September 22. Photo: Reuters

US-Philippines relations: Marcos Jnr weaves new diplomacy that could unravel tapestry of romance with China

  • China is the ‘elephant in the room’, experts say, as Marcos Jnr searches for a new strategy to rebalance ties post-Duterte
  • His New York trip is a ‘crystal clear signal’ that the Philippines’ most important relationship is with the US, analysts said

Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jnr shares a smile with US President Joe Biden at a bilateral meeting in New York on September 22. Photo: Reuters
Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos Jnr shares a smile with US President Joe Biden at a bilateral meeting in New York on September 22. Photo: Reuters
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