US troops in the philippines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on US troops in the philippines


PH military: No pullout of US soldiers pending orders

Sep 13, 2016 - 3:26 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte was merely concerned about the US soldiers safety in Mindanao says the military spokesman

SEA EXERCISE. Mark V or 11-meter Rigid Hull Inflatable Boats operated by members of the Joint Special Operations Task Force-Philippines (JSOTF-P) comb the waters of Basilan and Zamboanga City in this file photo. (Photo from JSOTF-P)

Senate hearings: Was there US involvement in SAF ops?

Feb 20, 2015 - 9:21 AM

Updated Details revealed about possible involvement of Americans in the bloody police operation in Mamasapano raise a lot of questions

Filing of charges vs US Marine may take weeks

Oct 14, 2014 - 3:16 PM

Policemen are waiting for the autopsy and gathering initial evidence against US Marine Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton

MURDER VICTIM. Relatives and friends want justice for 26-year-old Jennifer Laude. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

PNP names US Marine tagged in Olongapo slay

Oct 14, 2014 - 12:54 PM

UPDATED A case of murder is being readied against the suspect noted Olongapo city police in a police report

MURDER VICTIM. Relatives and friends want justice for 26-year-old Jennifer Laude. Photo by Katerina Francisco/Rappler

Oyster Bay fishermen worry about naval outpost

May 30, 2014 - 2:04 PM

The sleepy barangay of Bahile in Puerto Princesa City in Palawan wakes up to a flurry of activities due to upgrades in a naval detachment in Oyster Bay

SANCTUARY: Fishing is the main livelihood of residents living around Ulugan Bay

#TalkThursday: What does PH gain from defense deal?

May 02, 2014 - 12:03 PM

Rappler talks to Defense Undersecretary Pio Lorenzo Batino on what the country gains in the EDCA deal

Rappler Newscast | May 1, 2014

May 01, 2014 - 8:22 PM

Former Senator Saguisag hits lack of transparency in the defense deal | President Aquino warns Filipinos choose your next leader well | Families fear bodies in the ferry may never be recovered

#TalkThursday with Rene Saguisag: PH-US military deal unconstitutional?

May 01, 2014 - 4:34 PM

Rappler talks to former Senator Rene Saguisag on the constitutionality of the rushed PH US deal

Rappler Newscast | April 11, 2014

Apr 11, 2014 - 8:27 PM

Negotiating panels conclude talks allowing more US troops in PH The Abu Sayyaf attacks soldiers in Basilan Abbott confident signals detected in the Indian Ocean are from flight 370

US troops end Yolanda mission; others out by mid-December

Dec 03, 2013 - 11:12 PM

Schedules have yet to be fixed but MNCC director Captain Rafael Mariano says most of the foreign militaries are expected to leave by the middle of December

ALLIES: AFP Major General Jeffrey Delgado (right) and Rear Admiral Hugh Wetherald of the US Joint Task Force 505. US Marine Corps photo

More US aircraft bound for storm-hit Philippines

Nov 13, 2013 - 11:55 PM

Four MV 22 Ospreys have departed from the US Futenma base in Japan bound for the Philippines expanding the number of Osprey aircraft involved in the emergency work to eight

PART HELICOPTER, PART PLANE. MV 22-Osprey choppers take off at Tacloban City airport for relief and rehabilitation mission. Photo by Rappler/Jake Verzosa

Arrangements with US should adhere to PH laws, says Palace

Feb 16, 2012 - 5:29 PM

US in talks with Aquino gov t on the movement of US Marines from Japan to PH