Ally bares likely reason why Duterte mad at US

A close aide of President Rodrigo Duterte believes the long-time Davao chief executive is still “hurt” over how the United States spirited away the American-British suspect of an explosion that rocked his city in 2002. Michael Meiring was charged with possession of explosives after an explosive tore through his room …

Duterte: American troops must leave Mindanao

President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday said the US Special Forces must leave Mindanao, saying their presence would only worsen the situation in the strife-torn region. “The US Special Forces, they have to go. They have to (leave) Mindanao. There are many (Americans) there,” the President said in a speech at …

Duterte new ASEAN chair

Vientiane, Laos (CNN Philippines) – President Rodrigo Duterte accepted Thursday night the country’s chairmanship of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) for 2017. In a speech during the closing ceremony of the ASEAN Summit, Duterte said he will “highlight ASEAN as a model of regionalism and a global player …

14 mayors under watch – DDB

In the face of the brewing political climate for the 2010 elections, law-enforcement agencies are surveilling 14 mayors included in a state watch list of people allegedly engaged in drug-related activities, according to the Dangerous Drugs Board (DDB). DDB Chairperson Vicente Sotto III refused to name the 14 mayors but …

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