Philippine military bases - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Philippine military bases


Duterte tells U.S. to stop planned construction in PH bases

Jan 30, 2017 - 1:25 AM

UPDATED Defense chief Delfin Lorenzana says it doesn t mean President Rodrigo Duterte wants to cancel EDCA altogether He only wants to review the structures that the US plans to build

TREATY ALLIES. The US and Philippine militaries conduct annual military exercises. File photo by Ben Nabong/Rappler

FULL TEXT: Supreme Court's decision on EDCA

Jan 15, 2016 - 11:42 PM

UPDATED Read the 118 page decision on the PH US Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement

JOINT FORCES. Military troops from the Philippines and the US during the opening of the Philippines-US Exercise Balikatan in Quezon City in April 2015. File photo by EPA

Aquino told: Row with China not a video game

Jul 03, 2013 - 8:33 PM

The government plan will only escalate tension in the region says Bayan

Give Australia, ASEAN access to PH bases

Jul 01, 2013 - 2:09 PM

Former defense chief Gilbert Teodoro finds nothing wrong with a government plan to give US and Japan access to military bases Include other states too he says

SUPPORTIVE: Former defense secretary Gilbert Teodoro Jr supports plan to give US, Japan more access to Philippine military bases. File photo