Category Archives: Phillipines

Marawi under siege: Battle against ISIS in the Philippines

Marawi under siege: Battle against ISIS in the Philippines – CNN.com http://www.cnn.com/2017/06/25/asia/philippines-marawi-isis/index.html Re-posted from CNN. Geoff Geoff Comments: Bloody and chaotic, the ISIS battle with the Philippine forces is actually a form of gorilla warfare and difficult to follow with … Continue reading

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Philippine President Duterte eyes nationwide martial law

Philippine President Duterte eyes nationwide martial law – BBC News http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-40024120 Re-posted from BBC. Geoff Geoff Comments: This is his predicted next step…    

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declares martial law

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte declares martial law http://www.businessinsider.com/philippine-president-rodrigo-duterte-declares-martial-law-2017-5?utm_source=feedburner&amp%3Butm_medium=referral&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29 Re-posted from Business Insider. Geoff Geoff Comments: This is not surprising, Duterte, is a true “strong-arm” President…

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Philippines Proposes ‘Gentleman’s Agreement’ with China on South China Sea

Philippines Proposes ‘Gentleman’s Agreement’ with China on South China Sea – Breitbart http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2017/05/19/philippines-china-asian-nations-reach-gentlemans-agreement-south-china-sea/ Re-posted from Breitbart. Geoff Geoff Comments: A” Gentleman’s Agreement” between China and the Philippines is better than no agreement at all…

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While in White House, Trumps remained selling points for ‘very special’ Philippines project

While in White House, Trumps remained selling points for ‘very special’ Philippines project – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/while-in-white-house-trumps-remained-selling-points-for-very-special-philippines-project/2017/05/02/09ee6164-2e99-11e7-9dec-764dc781686f_story.html?utm_term=.247425a8aeb4 Re-posted from Washington Post. Geoff

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‘False prophet’: Duterte, the Catholic Church and the fight for the soul of the Philippines

‘False prophet’: Duterte, the Catholic Church and the fight for the soul of the Philippines – The Washington Post https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/asia_pacific/false-prophet-duterte-the-catholic-church-and-the-fight-for-the-soul-of-the-philippines/2017/03/04/c9a67e0e-fddb-11e6-9b78-824ccab94435_story.html?utm_term=.559da4d7d1fa Re-posted from The Washington Post. Geoff

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City of the Dead

City of the Dead (Philipines) http://edition.cnn.com/interactive/2017/03/world/city-of-the-dead/ Re-posted from CNN. Geoff  

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U.S. has few good options for response to Philippines’ Duterte

U.S. has few good options for response to Philippines’ Duterte – CSMonitor.com http://www.csmonitor.com/World/Asia-Pacific/2016/1020/U.S.-has-few-good-options-for-response-to-Philippines-Duterte Re-posted from CSMonitor. Geoff

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Duterte aligns Philippines with China, says U.S. has lost

Duterte aligns Philippines with China, says U.S. has lost | Reuters http://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-philippines-idUSKCN12K0AS?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reuters%2FtopNews+%28News+%2F+US+%2F+Top+News%29 Re-posted from Reuters. Geoff

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Duterte: Ordinary Filipinos on why they support their controversial President

Duterte: Ordinary Filipinos on why they support their controversial President – CNN.com http://www.cnn.com/2016/10/18/asia/philippines-duterte-supporters/index.html Re-posted from CNN. Geoff

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