Survivors of super typhoon Yolanda burned a mock flag of the United States near its embassy in Manila, condemning the use of disaster aid as justification for the continued presence of the US military in the country, particularly the impending war games in Ormoc City next year. 364 more words
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By Patricia Lourdes Viray (philstar.com) | Updated October 4, 2016 – 12:27pm
FILE – In this Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2016, file photo, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte poses with a fist bump during the anniversary of the 250th Presidential Airlift Wing at the Philippine Air Force headquarters in Pasay city, southeast of Manila, Philippines. 423 more words
A militant LGBT group condemned the Supreme Court’s ruling to uphold the legality of the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA).
In a statement, Bahaghari LGBT Organization said the military agreement between the Philippines and the United States only serves to affirm the rape of the country’s sovereignty. 576 more words