Tag: Philippines

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Philippines President Duterte warns China to back off disputed island

President Rodrigo Duterte has warned Beijing to back off from a disputed island in the South China Sea, warning of ...

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China coast lashed as typhoon toll rises

Typhoon Mangkhut is lashing China’s most populous province, bringing winds of up to 100 mph (162 kph). Guangdong is on ...

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Philippines checking typhoon’s damage, casualties amid rains

Philippine officials were assessing damage and checking on possible casualties as Typhoon Mangkhut on Saturday pummeled the northern breadbasket with ...

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Philippines wakes to typhoon destruction

Areas of the northern Philippines have woken up to destruction wrought by the strong winds and heavy rains of a ...

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Monster typhoon barrels toward north Philippines, China

Typhoon Mangkhut retained its ferocious strength and slightly shifted toward more densely populated coastal provinces on Friday as it barreled ...

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Philippines takes ‘diplomatic action’ over Chinese bombers in disputed S. China Sea

The Philippines expressed “serious concerns” over the presence of Chinese strategic bombers in the disputed South China Sea, a spokesman ...

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Picture of puppy looks like a p***s Facebook had to ban it

There’s definitely something about this little puppy that looks oddly familiar. Well, if you haven’t worked it out already, we ...

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Kuwait expels Filipino envoy, recalls own ambassador

Kuwait has ordered the ambassador of the Philippines to leave the country within a week and recalled its envoy to Manila ...

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Philippines tells UN it will quit International Criminal Court

MANILA – The Philippines has given official notice to the United Nations that it will exit the treaty underpinning the ...

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Philippines’ Duterte says he’s tired, old, wants to cede power early

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Wednesday sought to dispel concerns he will cling to power and become a dictator, saying he ...