Ambassador Philip Goldberg - updates

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US envoy leaving: 'I've never met warmer people than in PH'

Oct 23, 2016 - 8:00 AM

On tirades against him by Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte US Ambassador Philip Goldberg says I m a diplomat

STRONG TIES. US Ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg visits graves at the Manila American Cemetery in the Philippines after the Memorial Day Ceremony on May 29, 2016. File photo from the US embassy’s Facebook page

PH to US: We don't condone unlawful killings

Aug 13, 2016 - 8:59 PM

The DFA answers the US embassy s list of concerns under President Rodrigo Duterte but dodges Duterte s remarks against Ambassador Philip Goldberg

DIPLOMAT TO DIPLOMAT. US Ambassador Philip Goldberg chats with Philippine Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr before a meeting with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the Music Room in Malacanang Palace on July 19, 2016. Photo by Toto Lozano/PND

US releases rare list of concerns under Duterte

Aug 12, 2016 - 4:53 PM

The United States hits President Rodrigo Duterte s gay remarks against Ambassador Philip Goldberg and says it is concerned about extrajudicial killings

PH-US RELATIONS. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte shares a light moment with US Secretary of State Secretary John Kerry during a courtesy call at the President's Hall of the Malacañang Palace on July 27, 2016. Photo by King Rodriguez/PPD

Duterte's rape joke: Can diplomats comment on election-related issues?

Apr 23, 2016 - 9:30 AM

The ambassadors views that are critical of the presidential bet s rape joke can be interpreted as unlawful foreign intervention

SHUT UP? Presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte (right) says US Ambassador Philip Goldberg and Australian Ambassador Amanda Gorely (middle) should not comment on election-related issues because foreigners are barred from doing so under the Philippine Constitution.

US envoy honors SAF 44

Apr 09, 2015 - 4:02 PM

We honor the SAF members who laid down their lives to protect us all against a modern scourge – international terrorism says Ambassador Philip Goldberg

DAY OF VALOR: US ambassador Philip Goldbert joins President Benigno S. Aquino III in the 73rd Commemoration of the Araw ng Kagitingan (Day of Valor) at the Dambana ng Kagitingan, Mt. Samat Shrine in Pilar, Bataan. Photo by Ryan Lim / Malacañang Photo Bureau

Pemberton in PH camp 'confidence-building move'

Oct 25, 2014 - 7:30 AM

We went beyond I think our obligations under VFA by reaching an agreement with the Philippines that allowed the suspect to be moved to a facility at Camp Aguinaldo says US Ambassador Philip Goldberg

UNUSUAL STEP: Ambassador Philip Goldberg says the US has gone beyond its obligations under the VFA. Photo by Mark Cristino/Rappler

5,500 US troops in Manila not allowed to leave ship

Oct 24, 2014 - 4:28 PM

We decided out of respect really for the sentiment of the Philippines not to have liberty for the crew on this visit says US Ambassador Philip Goldberg

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Feb 24, 2014 - 9:28 PM

Scam mastermind Napoles allowed medical checkup at a police hospital US ambassador Goldberg rejects China’s 9 dash line The Winter Olympics closes

'No such thing as 9-dash line' – US envoy

Feb 24, 2014 - 8:07 PM

Ambassador Philip Goldberg reiterates the US stand that China s basis for claiming parts of South China Sea does not pass the legal test for resolving disputes

US ambassador to the Philippines Philip Goldberg. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler

New US Ambassador immerses himself in Pinoy culture

Jan 18, 2014 - 1:49 PM

New US Ambassador to Manila Philip Goldberg tries chicken pork adobo and tours and tastes Manila with Ramon Bautista and Carlos Celdran