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Inquirier.net
Militant leaders seek SC help vs gov’t ‘harassment’Members of various militant organizations on Thursday sought protection from th
Militant leaders seek SC help vs gov’t ‘harassment’
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 hours ago
Members of various militant organizations on Thursday sought protection from the Supreme Court against harassment by the government. Named respondents include President Benigno Aquino III, Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin, Armed Forces of the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
ANC dresses our economic saviour in the devil's robesWhoever authored the international relations policy documents for the upcoming
ANC dresses our economic saviour in the devil's robes
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 13 hours ago
Whoever authored the international relations policy documents for the upcoming ANC national general council meeting ignored Voltaire's wise warning. And the scribes were equally ignorant of the dire state of our economy which, while not in its death... Read more
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Asian journal
The curse of incompetence and insensitivityTHERE’S this joke about a little boy anxious to see his expectant mother give b
The curse of incompetence and insensitivity
Asian journal / Posted yesterday
THERE’S this joke about a little boy anxious to see his expectant mother give birth. She explains that it will take several months for the baby to come out. The boy then recalls how his engineer father had told his workers on a rush project to “put... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Negros OrientalAll 24 graduates of the Silliman University Medical School in Dumaguete City pa
Negros Oriental
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted yesterday
All 24 graduates of the Silliman University Medical School in Dumaguete City passed the Physicians Board Examinations recently, and gave the school a 100 percent passing rate. The passers, who are all members of Class 2014, are Alojado, Voltaire... Read more
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The Manila Times
PNoy beats the INC, can he beat us all?September 1, 2015 11:21 pm WHILE various interested parties were praying the f
PNoy beats the INC, can he beat us all?
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
September 1, 2015 11:21 pm WHILE various interested parties were praying the four-day Iglesia ni Cristo protest rally on EDSA/Shaw Boulevard would further build up, and more INC members were on their way from... Read more
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The Manila Times
M. Roxas 2nd, politically: Dead man walkingSeptember 1, 2015 11:19 pm Manuel Roxas 2nd’s attempt to pressure the Iglesia
M. Roxas 2nd, politically: Dead man walking
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
September 1, 2015 11:19 pm Manuel Roxas 2nd’s attempt to pressure the Iglesia ni Cristo to support him, by threatening, through “non-bailable” illegal detention cases, to put its entire leadership in jail,... Read more
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The Manila Times
‘Be heroes for victims of violence, oppression’September 1, 2015 12:15 am by CATHERINE S. VALENTE, REPORTER President Benign
‘Be heroes for victims of violence, oppression’
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
September 1, 2015 12:15 am by CATHERINE S. VALENTE, REPORTER President Benigno Aquino 3rd on Monday called on Filipinos to continue fighting for what the country’s national heroes fought for by... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
St. Charles police probe 2 child incidents involving male strangersThe incidents occurred after school Friday and in the evening Saturday. “We ar
St. Charles police probe 2 child incidents involving male strangers
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
The incidents occurred after school Friday and in the evening Saturday. “We are still trying to work on pictures to see if we can make out the license plate from the first one,” St. Charles Deputy Police Chief David Kintz said. “The pictures are... Read more
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St. Charles Republican
St. Charles police probe 2 child incidents involving male strangersThe incidents occurred after school Friday and in the evening Saturday. “We ar
St. Charles police probe 2 child incidents involving male strangers
St. Charles Republican / Posted 2 days ago
The incidents occurred after school Friday and in the evening Saturday. “We are still trying to work on pictures to see if we can make out the license plate from the first one,” St. Charles Deputy Police Chief David Kintz said. “The pictures are... Read more
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Entrpreneur
Your Secret Mental Weapon: 'Don't Let the Perfect Be the Enemy of the Good'Tactics are sexy. It’s inspiring and fun to whip out some sweet new technique t
Your Secret Mental Weapon: 'Don't Let the Perfect Be the Enemy of the Good'
Entrpreneur / Posted 2 days ago
Tactics are sexy. It’s inspiring and fun to whip out some sweet new technique that will rock your marketing, shake up the industry and blow away the competition. But for most entrepreneurs, business success is not born from tactics. It’s born from... Read more
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Balita
President Aquino leads National Heroes' Day rites September 1, 2015 5:14 am MANILA, Aug. 31 — President Benigno S. Aquino III
President Aquino leads National Heroes' Day rites
Balita / Posted 2 days ago
September 1, 2015 5:14 am MANILA, Aug. 31 — President Benigno S. Aquino III led on Monday the commemoration of National Heroes' Day at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Fort Bonifacio, Taguig... Read more
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The Manila Times
What was the deal?QUESTIONS ARISE AS IGLESIA ENDS EDSA SIEGE September 1, 2015 12:26 am by JOEL
What was the deal?
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
QUESTIONS ARISE AS IGLESIA ENDS EDSA SIEGE September 1, 2015 12:26 am by JOEL M. SY EGCO, SENIOR REPORTER ANTHONY VARGAS, CORRESPONDENT AND FERNAN MARASIGAN, REPORTER PARTY’S OVER Flag-waiving members of the Iglesia Ni Cristo who... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Iglesia ends protestWhat’s the deal? Everyone mum MANILA, Philippines - The Iglesia ni Cristo (INC
Iglesia ends protest
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
What’s the deal? Everyone mum MANILA, Philippines - The Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) ordered its members yesterday to clear roads they had blocked for four days in protest against an investigation into possible criminal acts by some of its top... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
St. Charles police report second child incident with male strangerThe latest incident occurred at 9:14 p.m. Saturday in the 3400 block of Voltair
St. Charles police report second child incident with male stranger
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The latest incident occurred at 9:14 p.m. Saturday in the 3400 block of Voltaire Lane in St. Charles, according to a St. Charles police child incident bulletin. The previous incident occurred at 4:56 p.m. Friday in the 1500 block of Indiana Street,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace says no deal struck with INCNo compromise agreement was forged between the government and the Iglesia Ni Cr
Palace says no deal struck with INC
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
No compromise agreement was forged between the government and the Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) during their talks that resulted to the halt of the massive street protests in EDSA, Malacañang said on Monday. “There was no deal struck as some insinuate,”... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Normalcy returning to Metro after Iglesia rally — Mar RoxasInterior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II. AP FILE PHOTO Interior Secretary Man
Normalcy returning to Metro after Iglesia rally — Mar Roxas
Inquirier.net / Posted 3 days ago
Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II. AP FILE PHOTO Interior Secretary Manuel “Mar” Roxas II said the Philippine National Police and all concerned government agencies were working to bring back normalcy after the recently concluded Iglesia ni... Read more
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Sun Star
Pinoys told to become heroes for victims of violence, oppressionMANILA -- President Benigno Aquino III called on the Filipino people on Monday
Pinoys told to become heroes for victims of violence, oppression
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA -- President Benigno Aquino III called on the Filipino people on Monday to continue fighting for what the country's national heroes have fought for by upholding what is right in defending the victims of violence and oppression. The President... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Expelled INC minister's counsel: What was agreed upon?INC protesters occupy EDSA Protesters belonging to the Iglesia ni Cristo march
Expelled INC minister's counsel: What was agreed upon?
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 3 days ago
INC protesters occupy EDSA Protesters belonging to the Iglesia ni Cristo march along EDSA highway in Mandaluyong as buses (in the background) fail to traverse the main thoroughfare on Sunday. The number of protesters, reinforced by more members... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Police report second child incident with male strangerThe latest incident occurred at 9:14 p.m. Saturday in the 3400 block of Voltair
Police report second child incident with male stranger
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
The latest incident occurred at 9:14 p.m. Saturday in the 3400 block of Voltaire Lane in St. Charles, according to a St. Charles police child incident bulletin. The previous incident occurred at 4:56 p.m. Friday in the 1500 block of Indiana Street,... Read more
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Rappler
Aquino in emergency meet with Cabinet, generalsINC 'DEVELOPMENTS.' President Benigno Aquino III convenes his cabinet late even
Aquino in emergency meet with Cabinet, generals
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
INC 'DEVELOPMENTS.' President Benigno Aquino III convenes his cabinet late evening Sunday, August 30. MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – On the third night of Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) protests on EDSA Sunday, August 30, President Benigno Aquino III... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
President Aquino holds meeting with Cabinet to tackle INC protest rally Iglesia Ni Cristo members gather at Edsa Shrine to impress their hatred again
President Aquino holds meeting with Cabinet to tackle INC protest rally
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Iglesia Ni Cristo members gather at Edsa Shrine to impress their hatred against Justice Secretary Leila de Lima in her interfered. (Aug.28,2015) (photo by Manny Llanes) With no... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Faulty army rifles camefrom equally flawed dealYou reap what you sow Had Justice Sec. Leila de Lima been consistent with her
Faulty army rifles camefrom equally flawed deal
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
You reap what you sow Had Justice Sec. Leila de Lima been consistent with her work, the Iglesia ni Cristo would have no pretext for anti-government protests. Sadly, gaps in her performance open de Lima to criticism of “selective justice.” A faction... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Noy to lead rites for National Heroes’ Day todayMANILA, Philippines - President Aquino will lead today’s ceremonies at Fort Bon
Noy to lead rites for National Heroes’ Day today
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - President Aquino will lead today’s ceremonies at Fort Bonifacio in Taguig City commemorating National Heroes’ Day, where he will also offer flowers to honor the unknown soldier who offered his life for the country. Defense... Read more
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Sun Star
Aquino leads observance of National Heroes DayPRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III will lead Monday the commemoration of National Her
Aquino leads observance of National Heroes Day
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III will lead Monday the commemoration of National Heroes Day at the Libingan ng mga Bayani in Taguig City. “Pangungunahan ni Pangulong Aquino bukas ang mga opisyal ng pamahalaan at kinatawan ng diplomatic corps sa pag-aalay... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 3 paperback nonfiction books at Moravian Book ShopUNPROCESSED: MY CITY DWELLING YEAR OF RECLAIMING REAL FOOD By Megan Kimble (Wi
Top 3 paperback nonfiction books at Moravian Book Shop
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
UNPROCESSED: MY CITY DWELLING YEAR OF RECLAIMING REAL FOOD By Megan Kimble (William Morrow, $15.99) Here is a remarkable chronicle of a young woman's year-long journey of eating only whole, unprocessed foods — intertwined with a journalistic... Read more
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Business Insider
Personal effects of 'the mother of modern physics'will be radioactive for another 1500 yearsThe duo named the element polonium, after Poland, Marie's native country. Stil
Personal effects of 'the mother of modern physics'will be radioactive for another 1500 years
Business Insider / Posted 4 days ago
The duo named the element polonium, after Poland, Marie's native country. Still, after more than 100 years, much of Curie's personal effects including her clothes, furniture, cookbooks, and laboratory notes remain contaminated by radiation, the... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
‘Military official’s visit signals more US intervention in Ph, Asia-Pacific’ « BulatlatThere’s more to the visits by US military officials, says a group. MANILA – Th
‘Military official’s visit signals more US intervention in Ph, Asia-Pacific’ « Bulatlat
Bulatlat.com / Posted 5 days ago
There’s more to the visits by US military officials, says a group. MANILA – The consecutive visits by American military officials in the country signal “intensified US intervention,” in the Philippines and in the Asia-Pacific region, says an... Read more
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Inquirier.net
AFP confirms seeking US helpThe Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Friday confirmed that the Philippi
AFP confirms seeking US help
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) on Friday confirmed that the Philippine government has sought the help of the United States in securing the resupply missions to the disputed South China Sea. AFP chief Gen. Hernando Iriberri said Defense... Read more
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ESPN
Profiling Roxy Roxborough, a Las Vegas legend -- ChalkLAS VEGAS - Sports bettors take a lot of things for granted these days. Talk t
Profiling Roxy Roxborough, a Las Vegas legend -- Chalk
ESPN / Posted 5 days ago
LAS VEGAS - Sports bettors take a lot of things for granted these days. Talk to an old-timer who was betting sports back in the 1960s or 1970s (and even into the '80s and '90s) and they'll regale you with stories about how they had to call their... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Philippines seeks US 'assistance' in South China SeaMANILA - The Philippines has asked the US to provide military "assistance" in r
Philippines seeks US 'assistance' in South China Sea
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA - The Philippines has asked the US to provide military "assistance" in resupplying and rotating Manila's forces in the South China Sea because they face harassment from regional power China, a military spokesman said Thursday. US Pacific... Read more
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The Manila Times
US to protect PH missions in disputed seaAugust 27, 2015 9:38 pm THE United States has offered to provide protection to
US to protect PH missions in disputed sea
The Manila Times / Posted 6 days ago
August 27, 2015 9:38 pm THE United States has offered to provide protection to Filipino troops during their re-supply missions in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea), Defense officials said... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ph seeks US ‘assistance’ in South China Sea US Pacific Command chief Admiral Harry Harris (3rd L) and the Armed Forces of
Ph seeks US ‘assistance’ in South China Sea
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
US Pacific Command chief Admiral Harry Harris (3rd L) and the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff, General Hernando Iriberri (L), inspect an honour guard during a ceremony at AFP... Read more
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Inquirier.net
US Pacific command chief vows to maintain regional stabilityUNITED States Pacific Command chief Admiral Harry Harris wrapped up his visit t
US Pacific command chief vows to maintain regional stability
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
UNITED States Pacific Command chief Admiral Harry Harris wrapped up his visit to the Philippines with a stop at the Western Command in Palawan, the province nearest to the country’s claims in the disputed West Philippine Sea (South China Sea). “He... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Army demos corrected M4 riflesPresident Benigno S. Aquino III, assisted by Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin,
Army demos corrected M4 rifles
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 7 days ago
President Benigno S. Aquino III, assisted by Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin, leads the ceremonial distribution of assault rifles to the Philippine Army and Philippine Navy Marine troops at the Armed Forces of the Philippines General Headquarters... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
End of season: Puff the magic jacketI hadn't thought of buying one until my friend Emilie appeared at my door, her
End of season: Puff the magic jacket
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
I hadn't thought of buying one until my friend Emilie appeared at my door, her olive skin glowing against her new sulphur-yellow puffer. She looked fabulous. The next day I snapped up the last puffer in the same yellow at my closest mall. I wore it... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US plans more drills for freedom of seasMANILA, Philippines - The United States plans to increase the number of militar
US plans more drills for freedom of seas
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The United States plans to increase the number of military and humanitarian drills it is conducting in the Asia-Pacific as part of a new strategy to counter China’s rapid expansion in the South China Sea, the Philippine military... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Philippines seeks U.S. help to protect troops in disputed seaA China Coast Guard vessel attempts to block a Philippine government vessel as
Philippines seeks U.S. help to protect troops in disputed sea
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
A China Coast Guard vessel attempts to block a Philippine government vessel as the latter tries to enter the China Second Thomas Disputed Shoals, locally known as name Ayungin Shoal, to orate Philippine troops and resupply provisions on, March 29,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaTHE Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander
PH seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
THE Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disputed South China Sea by deploying American patrol planes... Read more
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FOX News
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaFILE 2011: Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said the commander, Adm. Harry Har
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
FILE 2011: Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said the commander, Adm. Harry Harris Jr., center, assured him of U.S. readiness to provide assistance. (Reuters) MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaMANILA, Philippines — The Philippines has asked the U.S. military to help prote
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippines has asked the U.S. military to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies in the disputed South China Sea by flying American patrol planes to discourage Chinese moves to stop the resupply... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US vows to help Philippines in intel gatheringMANILA, Philippines - The United States on Wednesday vowed to help the Philippi
US vows to help Philippines in intel gathering
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The United States on Wednesday vowed to help the Philippines strengthen its intelligence gathering capabilities as the two countries agreed to work together to maintain regional stability. The need to enhance the Philippines’s... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaMANILA, Philippines (AP) - The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visit
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disputed South China Sea by... Read more
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ABC News
Philippines Seeks US Help to Protect Troops in Disputed SeaThe Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander
Philippines Seeks US Help to Protect Troops in Disputed Sea
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
The Philippine defense chief said he asked the visiting U.S. Pacific commander on Wednesday to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies to Philippine-occupied reefs in the disputed South China Sea by deploying American patrol... Read more
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FOX News
Philippines seeks US military help to protect Filipino resupply missions in disputed seaMANILA, Philippines – The Philippines has asked the U.S. military to help prote
Philippines seeks US military help to protect Filipino resupply missions in disputed sea
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines has asked the U.S. military to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies in the disputed South China Sea by flying American patrol planes to discourage Chinese moves to stop the resupply... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaU.S. Navy Admiral Harry B Harris, second from right, United States Pacific Comm
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
U.S. Navy Admiral Harry B Harris, second from right, United States Pacific Command to the Philippines Commander (USPACOM), is introduced to major service commanders of the Armed Forces of the Philippines by armed forces chief Gen. Hernando Iriberri,... Read more
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Salon.com
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines has asked the U.S. military to help
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines has asked the U.S. military to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies in the disputed South China Sea by flying American patrol planes to discourage Chinese moves to stop the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed seaMANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines has asked the U.S. military to help
Philippines seeks US help to protect troops in disputed sea
Bennington Banner / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippines has asked the U.S. military to help protect the transport of fresh Filipino troops and supplies in the disputed South China Sea by flying American patrol planes to discourage Chinese moves to stop the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US Pacific Command chief visits Aquino amid China rowMANILA, Philippines - The new leader of the United States Pacific Command (USPA
US Pacific Command chief visits Aquino amid China row
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - The new leader of the United States Pacific Command (USPACOM) paid a courtesy call to President Benigno Aquino III in Malacañang on Wednesday. Admiral Harry Harris Jr. visited Aquino this afternoon and was accompanied by US... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
US Pacific Command, AFP chief discuss sea rowAdmiral Harry Harris, chief of the United States Pacific Command, arrives at Ge
US Pacific Command, AFP chief discuss sea row
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 8 days ago
Admiral Harry Harris, chief of the United States Pacific Command, arrives at General Headquarters of the AFP. On August 27, Harris will fly to Palawan to visit the Western Command overseeing the West Philippine Sea. Photo by Chiara Zambrano, ABS-CBN... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
US Pacific Command chief to visit PalawanMANILA - US Pacific Command chief Adm. Harry Harris was expected to arrive last
US Pacific Command chief to visit Palawan
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 8 days ago
MANILA - US Pacific Command chief Adm. Harry Harris was expected to arrive last night to meet with Armed Forces chief Gen. Hernando Iriberri and Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin at Camp Aguinaldo today. Harris is also scheduled to meet with Armed... Read more
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