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Apr 15, 2016 - 6:18 PM

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Apr 14, 2016 - 12:30 PM

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US forces to gain access to more PH bases – Carter

Apr 13, 2016 - 9:35 PM

US Defense Secretary Ash Carter who is now in Manila says more military bases will be added to the initial 5 agreed upon

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Apr 04, 2016 - 7:35 PM

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A first: US defense chief to visit PH for Balikatan war games

Apr 04, 2016 - 3:03 PM

It coincides with the implementation of a new military agreement between the two countries the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement

File photo of US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter. EPA

Chinese media warn against US South China Sea move

Oct 15, 2015 - 12:19 PM

Tensions have been mounting since China transformed reefs in the area into small islands capable of supporting military facilities a move that the US says threatens freedom of navigation

MISCHIEF REEF. An aerial photo taken though a glass window inside a military plane of the alleged on-going reclamation by China into Mischief reef in the Spratly group of islands in the South China Sea, west of Palawan, Philippines, 11 May 2015. File Photo by Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA

US and Australia warn China on sea access

Oct 14, 2015 - 7:28 AM

According to senior US officials speaking on condition of anonymity Washington is drawing up a plan to sail by these islands in the coming days or weeks

JOINT MEETING. Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs Julie Bishop MP (2R) and, United States Secretary of State John Kerry (2L) talk with Australian Defense Minister Marise Payne (L) and US Defense Secretary Ash Carter (R) after address the media following their joint meeting in Boston, Massachusetts USA October 13, 2015. Photo bhy CJ Gunther/EPA

Russia and US defense chiefs in Syria talks

Sep 18, 2015 - 11:51 PM

UPDATED Russia s defense ministry says the talk marks a resumption of military to military cooperation between the countries and that the practice would continue although Washington is a little more circumspect

US defense chief: Expanded Balikatan deepens PH-US ties

Apr 09, 2015 - 12:30 PM

In Japan for his fist visit to Asia as Pentagon chief Defense Secretary Ash Carter highlights his government s strong stand against the militarization of territorial disputes

JAPAN VISIT: Defense Secretary Ash Carter gives a challenge coin to Japanese Defense Minister Gen Nakatani after a dinner hosted by Nakatani at the Park Hyatt Hotel in Tokyo, April 8, 2015. Pentagon photo