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What Does the 2019 Balikatan Exercise Tell Us About the US-Philippines Alliance?
April 01, 2019
What Does the 2019 Balikatan Exercise Tell Us About the US-Philippines Alliance?
The exercise highlights some of the ongoing activity in the defense aspect of the relationship amid broader trends.
What Does the 2019 Balikatan Exercise Tell Us About the US-Philippines Alliance?
Managing the US-Philippines Alliance: The Limits of Commitment Clarity
March 13, 2019
Managing the US-Philippines Alliance: The Limits of Commitment Clarity
While Washington's new commitment clarity may be significant, the broader and longer-term challenges of alliance management remain.
Managing the US-Philippines Alliance: The Limits of Commitment Clarity
What’s in the New US-Philippines Alliance 'Update' Talks?
February 25, 2019
What’s in the New US-Philippines Alliance 'Update' Talks?
Both sides continue to pursue talks on how to review and update their alliance relationship in the face of risks and opportunities.
What’s in the New US-Philippines Alliance 'Update' Talks?
US-Philippines Coast Guard Cooperation in the Spotlight with Coast Watch Center Visit
December 12, 2017
US-Philippines Coast Guard Cooperation in the Spotlight with Coast Watch Center Visit
A key facility in maritime security collaboration was in the headlines again this week.
US-Philippines Coast Guard Cooperation in the Spotlight with Coast Watch Center Visit
US-Philippines Military Exercise Signals Strengthened Defense Ties in the Duterte Era
November 29, 2017
US-Philippines Military Exercise Signals Strengthened Defense Ties in the Duterte Era
Engagement is another sign of a relationship on the uptick following a rocky start under the new Philippine president.
US-Philippines Military Exercise Signals Strengthened Defense Ties in the Duterte Era
What Will US-Philippines Military Exercises Look Like in 2018?
October 07, 2017
What Will US-Philippines Military Exercises Look Like in 2018?
A closer look at one indicator of a key defense relationship.
What Will US-Philippines Military Exercises Look Like in 2018?
US, Philippines Launch New Military Exercise
October 02, 2017
US, Philippines Launch New Military Exercise
The first iteration of KAMANDAG gets underway.
US, Philippines Launch New Military Exercise
What Did the New US-Philippines Terror Drills Achieve?
September 29, 2017
What Did the New US-Philippines Terror Drills Achieve?
The inaugural iteration of Tempest Wind bears attention within the broader context of the alliance.
What Did the New US-Philippines Terror Drills Achieve?
US, Philippines Launch New Terror Drills
September 21, 2017
US, Philippines Launch New Terror Drills
A fresh counterterrorism exercise is yet another sign of the progress being made in defense ties in the Duterte era.
US, Philippines Launch New Terror Drills
US-Philippines Air Force Cooperation in the Spotlight Amid Exchange
September 02, 2017
US-Philippines Air Force Cooperation in the Spotlight Amid Exchange
The two allies completed the latest iteration of a new exchange established last year.
US-Philippines Air Force Cooperation in the Spotlight Amid Exchange
What Did the US Pacific Military Chief’s Philippines Visit Accomplish?
August 29, 2017
What Did the US Pacific Military Chief’s Philippines Visit Accomplish?
A closer look at Harry Harris’ visit to Manila.
What Did the US Pacific Military Chief’s Philippines Visit Accomplish?
What’s With the New US-Philippines Sulu Sea Patrols Under Duterte?
July 01, 2017
What’s With the New US-Philippines Sulu Sea Patrols Under Duterte?
The two allies completed a coordinated patrol in what has become a promising area for maritime security cooperation.
What’s With the New US-Philippines Sulu Sea Patrols Under Duterte?
How Significant is the 2017 US-Philippines Balikatan Military Exercise?
May 16, 2017
How Significant is the 2017 US-Philippines Balikatan Military Exercise?
Though Duterte has certainly been a damper on Balikatan thus far, officials also have a point about its enduring relevance.
How Significant is the 2017 US-Philippines Balikatan Military Exercise?
What To Expect From The 2017 US-Philippines Balikatan Military Exercise
April 27, 2017
What To Expect From The 2017 US-Philippines Balikatan Military Exercise
A look at what is in store for the largest drills between the two allies set to kick off next month.
What To Expect From The 2017 US-Philippines Balikatan Military Exercise
What Will the Biggest US-Philippines Military Exercise Look Like Under Duterte?
April 18, 2017
What Will the Biggest US-Philippines Military Exercise Look Like Under Duterte?
A closer look at what we know about this year's Balikatan exercises and what they say about the state of the alliance.
What Will the Biggest US-Philippines Military Exercise Look Like Under Duterte?
US Destroyer Makes Port Call in Philippines’ Subic Bay
April 04, 2017
US Destroyer Makes Port Call in Philippines’ Subic Bay
Move indicates continuing military links between the two allies in spite of what the rhetoric may suggest.
US Destroyer Makes Port Call in Philippines’ Subic Bay
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