China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are among the most important partners for each other, ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh said in Manila

Map. History of Philippines conflict

21 November 2017
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Trudeau directly raised concerns with Duterte about his rights-abusing drug war; Duterte says it was a "a personal and official insult":
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Deputy police chief found dead in Tacloban City
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Philippines President Duterte: My advice to everybody, the ones I cursed publicly, do not get your documents from the opposition and from the communists because, I said, they are all falsified
Philippines President Duterte says Canadian PM @JustinTrudeau raising human rights, extrajudicial killings is a 6 day ago
Philippines President Duterte says Canadian PM @JustinTrudeau raising human rights, extrajudicial killings is a "personal, professional insult"
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Philippines President Duterte says foreigners don’t know what’s happening in the country, should investigate
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Philippines President Duterte looking for the UN report that details harmful effects of drugs, including meth or shabu
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Philippines President Duterte once more launching into a defense of his drug war. Noting question on why only small fry are being killed, he says he’ll go for the big ones
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Philippines President Duterte shifts talk to Philippines National Police, says there are a lot of scalawags there. He says he promised to double their salary so that they won’t see need to go into extortion
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Philippines President Duterte talks about tensions in Korean peninsula, says in a nuclear war, the only refuge of the people would be to pray
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Philippines President Duterte the overflight in space above and the use of the China sea will proceed and it was a promise of China, unfettered
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Philippines President Duterte: China has graciously agreed to a code of conduct and it binds itself to the agreement
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Philippines President Duterte says leaders of Asean2017 member states lauded the heroism of Filipino soldiers who fought in Marawi City
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Philippines President Duterte says the issue of terrorism was high on the agenda on the Asean2017 meetings
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Philippines President Duterte hands over Asean chairmanship to Singapore PM Lee
India’s Act East Policy is shaped around the ASEAN, and its centrality in the regional security architecture of the Indo-Pacific region is evident: Indian PM Modi at 15th India-ASEAN Summit in Manila6 day ago
India’s Act East Policy is shaped around the ASEAN, and its centrality in the regional security architecture of the Indo-Pacific region is evident: Indian PM Modi at 15th India-ASEAN Summit in Manila
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We have suffered due to menace of terror. The time has come for us to unite and think about mitigating terrorism: Indian PM @narendramodi at @ASEAN-India Summit
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Trudeau: "Talking about human rights is an essential path forward. It has to be done in an honest and frank way. But it has to be done. We have to talk about the high expectations we must have to protect life, to uphold the rule of lawand human rights."
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[email protected]: THANK YOU to the amazing staff and their families of the United States Embassy in the Philippines. Keep up the GREAT WORK!
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Woman loses right arm in accident at MRT-3 Ayala station
China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are among the most important partners for each other, ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh said in Manila6 day ago
China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) are among the most important partners for each other, ASEAN Secretary General Le Luong Minh said in Manila
Indian PM Narendra Modi and other leaders at the 12th East Asia Summit in Manila6 day ago
Indian PM Narendra Modi and other leaders at the 12th East Asia Summit in Manila
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[email protected]: Just arrived at ASEAN50 in the Philippines for my final stop with World Leaders. Will lead to FAIR TRADE DEALS, unlike the horror shows from past Administrations. Will then be leaving for D.C. Made many good friends!
More photos from Caloocan police station fire. Roof has completely collapsed; sounds of ammunition going off still ongoing. Police still trying to salvage  equipment1 week ago
More photos from Caloocan police station fire. Roof has completely collapsed; sounds of ammunition going off still ongoing. Police still trying to salvage equipment
Caloocan police station after fire that reached 4th alarm. Headquarters completely razed; estimated 1M in damages. Case folders destroyed1 week ago
Caloocan police station after fire that reached 4th alarm. Headquarters completely razed; estimated 1M in damages. Case folders destroyed
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From US-Philippines statement: Both sides reiterated commitment "to uphold their principles including the freedom of navigation and overflight, and the exercise of self-restraint. They stressed the importance of peacefully resolving disputes in the South China Sea, in accordance with international law"
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Also from US-Philippines statement: "The two sides discussed proposals to support the United States’ efforts to help modernize the Armed Forces of the Philippines, develop capacity and capability for maritime security and domain awareness, and provide rapid humanitarian assistance."
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Senator John McCain : @POTUS And human rights obviously not a priority in @POTUS’s meeting with Duterte – again, sad.
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From US-Philippines statement: The two sides underscored human rights and the dignity of human life are essential, and agreed to continue mainstreaming the human rights agenda in their national programs to promote the welfare of all sectors, including the most vulnerable groups.
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4 agreements were signed (between India and Philippines), including ones on defense cooperation and logistics, agriculture and on micro small and medium enterprises: Indian Ministry of External Affairs Preeti Saran
This is the first Prime Ministerial visit from India to Philippines in 36 years. President Duterte and PM Modi had an excellent meeting, President said he'd like to have very good relations with India: Indian Ministry of External Affairs Preeti Saran1 week ago
This is the first Prime Ministerial visit from India to Philippines in 36 years. President Duterte and PM Modi had an excellent meeting, President said he'd like to have very good relations with India: Indian Ministry of External Affairs Preeti Saran
Indian PM Narendra Modi meets Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte in Manila1 week ago
Indian PM Narendra Modi meets Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte in Manila
Tusk: Discussion with PM Nguyen Xuan on how to finalise EU-Vietnam FTA1 week ago
Tusk: Discussion with PM Nguyen Xuan on how to finalise EU-Vietnam FTA
President Duterte and Japan PM Shinzo Abe meet in Manila on the sidelines of the Asean summit1 week ago
President Duterte and Japan PM Shinzo Abe meet in Manila on the sidelines of the Asean summit
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"You are the light" - Philippines' Duterte croons at Trump's request
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Duterte urges Asean to unite vs illegal drugs, terrorism
Duterte urges Asean to unite vs illegal drugs, terrorism
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WH/@PressSec said "human rights briefly came up" in @POTUS talks with Duterte, "in the context of the Philippines fight against illegal drugs." But a Duterte spokesman quoted by @AP said "there was no mention of human rights." Sanders said they also discussed ISIS and trade.
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President Trump was originally scheduled to be heading home from the Philippines today, but he extended his visit until Tuesday to attend the 18-member nation East Asia Summit.
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[email protected]: Will be leaving the Philippines tomorrow after many days of constant mtgs and work in order to MAGA! My promises are rapidly being fulfilled.
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"You're the spies. Yes, you are," Duterte told reporters wanting to know if Pres Trump would raise human rights concerns in his talks with Duterte.
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"We are your ally. We are an important ally," Philippines Pres Duerte told Pres Trump Monday at start of their talks. @POTUS agreed: "we've had a great relationship. This has been very successful." To shouted press questions: "We're not answering any," said Duterte.
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China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) will start consultations on the text of the Code of Conduct in the South China Sea, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang says while attending the 20th China-ASEAN (10+1) leaders' meeting held in Manila, the Philippines
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Philippines troops find weapons that Maute abandoned in Lake Lanao
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[email protected] reacts as he does the "ASEAN-way handshake" with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, left, and Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull: “Australia, PHL are in same fight for freedom, vs terrorism. It is a global fight.” Turnbull praised Duterte, Philippines Army  for ending Marawi crisis quickly1 week ago
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull: “Australia, PHL are in same fight for freedom, vs terrorism. It is a global fight.” Turnbull praised Duterte, Philippines Army for ending Marawi crisis quickly
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This evening in Manila @POTUS and Australia Prime Min. @TurnbullMalcolm were scheduled to have dinner but, now, "since the two leaders were able to meet earlier today they will now just do an abbreviated meeting," according to @PressSec.
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Keeping emphasis on 'minimum government, maximum governance', about 1200 outdated laws have been repealed in the last three years: Indian PM Modi
Task of transforming India is proceeding at an unprecedented scale. We are working day and night towards easy, effective and transparent governance: Indian PM Modi1 week ago
Task of transforming India is proceeding at an unprecedented scale. We are working day and night towards easy, effective and transparent governance: Indian PM Modi
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Indian PM Modi speaking at ASEAN Business and Investment summit in Manila
Australia PM @TurnbullMalcolm talks to Australian and Filipino troops after the urban ops capability demo1 week ago
Australia PM @TurnbullMalcolm talks to Australian and Filipino troops after the urban ops capability demo
Australia PM @TurnbullMalcolm  at Camp Aguinaldo to witness capability demo of Filipino and Australian troops on urban warfare1 week ago
Australia PM @TurnbullMalcolm at Camp Aguinaldo to witness capability demo of Filipino and Australian troops on urban warfare
Fire hit bodega in Barangay Basak Bontores. Fire broke at 4:12 p.m and was placed under control at 4:45pm1 week ago
Fire hit bodega in Barangay Basak Bontores. Fire broke at 4:12 p.m and was placed under control at 4:45pm
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In meeting with @narendramodi in Manila, @POTUS praises the India prime minister, saying he’s "a great gentlemen doing a fantastic job and bringing around lots of factions in India.”
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Philippines President Spox. @attyharryroque says Chinese President Xi Jinping assured @RRD_Davao in Da Nang that China is "not ready to go to war with anyone" over the South China Sea
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European Council President Donald Tusk arrived in Manila at 3:53pm
Arrival honors for Australia Prime Minister @TurnbullMalcolm at Armed Forces of the Philippines HQ in Camp Aguinaldo1 week ago
Arrival honors for Australia Prime Minister @TurnbullMalcolm at Armed Forces of the Philippines HQ in Camp Aguinaldo
Canadian PM @JustinTrudeau meets with Filipina entrepreneurs at Yuchengco Museum1 week ago
Canadian PM @JustinTrudeau meets with Filipina entrepreneurs at Yuchengco Museum
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"While President Trump was speaking, members of the pool witnessed an aide to President Duterte handing him a pill, which he swallowed with water from a stemmed glass. It was not clear what kind of pill," according to @WhiteHouse print pool report.
Presidential Spokesperson @attyharryroque holds Asean2017 briefing1 week ago
Presidential Spokesperson @attyharryroque holds Asean2017 briefing