News Philippines » Security: America's Indefensible Alliance With The Philippines
The Philippines is home to 100 million people ... for continued support to the Philippine military in the first place, even when these same state security forces are implicated in the majority of extrajudicial killings and other human rights violations.
News Philippines » Security: Philippines says suspect Islamist militant recruiter arrested
MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine security forces have arrested a foreigner suspected ... He said Lassoued has been traveling to Malaysia, the Philippines and Turkey in the last two years and first arrived in Manila in June 2016 on a Tunisian passport, which ...
News Philippines » Security: Philippines: Government Rejects US Intel Report On Duterte
“The Philippines still wants to be friends with the U.S. but ... Fragile region U.S. intelligence chief Daniel Coats delivered the annual assessment of worldwide security threats in a 28-report to an American congressional committee on Feb. 13.
News Philippines » Security: Philippines: Risks rising with China challenging US at sea
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The risks of a "miscalculation" and ... U.S. President Donald Trump's administration has outlined a security strategy that emphasized countering China's rise and reinforcing the U.S. presence in the Indo-Pacific region, where ...
News Philippines » Security: Protection Vessels International: Weekly Maritime Security Report
Security forces arrested several ringleaders behind many of the kidnap attacks in 2017, and Malaysia, the Philippines and Indonesia also introduced long-delayed joint maritime patrols in June 2017. The recent attempt indicates that although security forces ...
News Philippines » Security: New Indonesia Drones Spotlight US-ASEAN Maritime Security Initiative
one of these was the Southeast Asia Maritime Security Initiative (MSI), which allotted $425 million for a number of countries including five main Southeast Asian states – Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam – geared towards ...
News Philippines » Security: 5.5 Million Licence Plates and RFID Labels for the Philippines
All vehicles will also be fitted with an electronic RFID label containing a UcodeDNA high-security chip. IDeSTIX windscreen labels ... Although licence plate production in the Philippines was restructured in 2013, the government is disappointed with ...
News Philippines » Security: Trump Likes Rodrigo Duterte Much More Than U.S. Intelligence Agencies, and the Philippines Is Concerned
Officials in the Philippines lashed out on Wednesday ... and its work is not credible,” lawyer Carrie Cordero noted in a blog post for the national security website Lawfare. The U.S. report also called out Cambodian strongman Hun Sen, Thailand’s ...
News Philippines » Security: Philippines' Duterte under fire for condom remarks, frigate deal
Carlos Conde, said the Philippines has the "fastest growing epidemic" of human ... UPI also provides insightful reports on key topics of geopolitical importance, including energy and security.
News Philippines » Security: Dengue vaccine controversy sparks panic in Philippines
In 2016, the Philippines became one of the first Asian countries to ... "But there are other factors in Zamboanga, such as the volatile security situation, that make inoculations difficult to administer," he added.