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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?
Where Are US-Philippine Defense Relations Under Duterte?
November 24, 2016
Where Are US-Philippine Defense Relations Under Duterte?
After a much-anticipated meeting by both sides, things are still far from clear.
Where Are US-Philippine Defense Relations Under Duterte?
The Limits of Duterte’s US-China Rebalance
October 24, 2016
The Limits of Duterte’s US-China Rebalance
A deeper look at Rodrigo Duterte's effort to 'rebalance' ties between the United States and China.
The Limits of Duterte’s US-China Rebalance
Is Duterte ‘Nation-Building’ in the Philippines?
October 11, 2016
Is Duterte ‘Nation-Building’ in the Philippines?
Whether his efforts to use simplified history and us-versus-them narratives is a good way to build a nation is another question.
Is Duterte ‘Nation-Building’ in the Philippines?
John Kerry to Visit the Philippines to Meet Duterte
July 21, 2016
John Kerry to Visit the Philippines to Meet Duterte
The secretary of state will be first U.S. administration official to meet with the new president.
John Kerry to Visit the Philippines to Meet Duterte
Philippines’ Top Diplomat Resigns With South China Sea Verdict Looming
February 08, 2016
Philippines’ Top Diplomat Resigns With South China Sea Verdict Looming
Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario has stepped down from his post.
Philippines’ Top Diplomat Resigns With South China Sea Verdict Looming
US, Philippines Boost Ties In Ministerial Meeting
January 14, 2016
US, Philippines Boost Ties In Ministerial Meeting
The "2+2" in Washington sees discussion on defense, economics and violent extremism.
US, Philippines Boost Ties In Ministerial Meeting
Philippine Court Upholds New US Defense Pact
January 12, 2016
Philippine Court Upholds New US Defense Pact
Supreme Court upholds constitutionality of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement.
Philippine Court Upholds New US Defense Pact
US Gives Philippines 114 Military Vehicles
December 15, 2015
US Gives Philippines 114 Military Vehicles
The Philippine military gets armored personnel carriers from its ally.
US Gives Philippines 114 Military Vehicles
Obama Philippines Visit to Focus on Maritime Security
November 16, 2015
Obama Philippines Visit to Focus on Maritime Security
While Obama will be in Manila to attend APEC, what’s happening on the sidelines may steal the show.
Obama Philippines Visit to Focus on Maritime Security
Will the Philippines Approve a New US Defense Pact Ahead of Obama's Visit?
November 10, 2015
Will the Philippines Approve a New US Defense Pact Ahead of Obama's Visit?
Reports suggest a key Supreme Court ruling may be declared sooner than anticipated.
Will the Philippines Approve a New US Defense Pact Ahead of Obama's Visit?
Philippines to Revive Former US Naval Base Near South China Sea in 2016
July 17, 2015
Philippines to Revive Former US Naval Base Near South China Sea in 2016
Manila is looking to reopen the facility next year in a further boost to its capabilities.
Philippines to Revive Former US Naval Base Near South China Sea in 2016
Confirmed: Philippines Wants to Join TPP
June 25, 2015
Confirmed: Philippines Wants to Join TPP
Trade secretary delivers Manila’s clearest declaration of intent yet.
Confirmed: Philippines Wants to Join TPP
The Philippine Military Wants US Drones
February 20, 2015
The Philippine Military Wants US Drones
The country mulls acquiring drones following the easing of US restrictions.
The Philippine Military Wants US Drones
Philippines Blasts China on South China Sea Reclamation Work
January 22, 2015
Philippines Blasts China on South China Sea Reclamation Work
Officials criticize Chinese actions following U.S.-Philippine strategic dialogue.
Philippines Blasts China on South China Sea Reclamation Work
US, Philippines Begin Annual 'Balikatan' Military Exercise
May 06, 2014
US, Philippines Begin Annual 'Balikatan' Military Exercise
The annual exercise will involve 5,500 troops and focus primarily on disaster relief.
US, Philippines Begin Annual 'Balikatan' Military Exercise
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