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5 ways Duterte can defend Scarborough without going to war

Mar 20, 2017 - 5:53 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte s statements are feared to encourage China to build on Scarborough

MARITIME DISPUTE. A ship of the China Coast Guard near Scarborough Shoal, September 3, 2016. File photo from the Philippine Department of National Defense

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 10, 2017

Mar 10, 2017 - 10:57 AM

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Duterte open to joint maritime exercises with Japan

Oct 27, 2016 - 3:50 PM

The Philippine President says he is also open to joint patrols with Japan in Philippine territorial waters in the West Philippine Sea

DEALS WITH JAPAN. President Rodrigo Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe chat as they head to the Prime Minister's Official Residence following a bilateral meeting on October 26. Photo by ALBERT ALCAIN/Presidential Photo

US denies getting PH notice suspending sea patrols

Oct 08, 2016 - 8:36 PM

This comes after Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said the joint patrols in the West Philippine Sea have been suspended for the time being

BOOSTING TIES. US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter (left) shakes hands with Philippine Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana (right) at an ASEAN security meeting in Hawaii, on September 30, 2016. Photo by DOD/Handout/AFP

Indonesia and neighbors agree to joint patrol waters after Abu Sayyaf kidnappings

May 05, 2016 - 9:21 PM

The decision to patrol the Sulu and Celebes seas which together form a key waterway between the 3 countries comes just over a week after the southern Philippines based Abu Sayyaf beheaded a Canadian captive

JOINT PATROL. Indonesian Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi speaks next to her Philippines counterpart Jose Rene D. Almendras and Indonesian Military Chief Gatot Nurmantyo at the Gedung Agung palace in Yogyakarta on May 5, 2016.  AFP PHOTO / SURYO WIBOWO

Aquino defends veto, PH-US joint patrols, Oscars 2016 | 6PM wRap

Jan 15, 2016 - 6:00 PM

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