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Indonesia expects stronger economic ties with Philippines

12-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Thejakartapost | 6:00 AM

President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo congratulated the Philippines for its upcoming Asean chairmanship in 2017, expecting that Philippine President Rodrigo [...]
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Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte Reveals What He Told President Obama

12-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Time | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Friday he told President Barack Obama in Laos that he hadn’t used foul language towards him. Speaking to the Filipino [...]
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Asean Summit: Philippines signals less antagonistic approach with China over maritime dispute

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

Although the South China Sea dispute has spawned harsh exchanges and an international arbitration case between Manila and Beijing over the past few years, Philippine [...]
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The history behind Philippine President Duterte’s Obama insult

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Seattlepi | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte speaks his mind. He does not back down. Some believe he took his plain speaking too far this week before leaving the Philippines for a [...]
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Philippine leader takes thinly veiled dig at US

Philippine leader takes thinly veiled dig at US

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte took a thinly veiled dig at the United States on Thursday, complaining that colonisers who killed many Filipinos are now raising human [...]
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Obama, Duterte clash over brutal crime war

Obama, Duterte clash over brutal crime war

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

US President Barack Obama urged Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte Thursday to conduct his crime war “the right way”, as the pair clashed at an Asian summit over [...]
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After the slur and snub – finally a handshake between Obama and Philippines’ Rodrigo Duterte

After the slur and snub – finally a handshake between Obama and Philippines’ Rodrigo Duterte

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

President Obama said he shook hands with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at a regional summit on Thursday, two days after canceling a bilateral meeting following [...]
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Philippines: Inside Duterte’s killer drug war

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Eric Sison was still alive after he fell three storeys from the roof opposite Maria’s* house, snagged his shorts on her neighbours’ awning, and, in his underwear, [...]
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Philippines accepts Asean chairmanship for 2017

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Philstar | 6:00 AM

The Philippines accepted yesterday the chairmanship of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) as it unveiled theme for next year that contains an imprint of [...]
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Philippines: Case of Italian kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Abner Muloc is accused of being involved in the abduction of a former Italian priest in the Philippines in October 2015. With the largest ever mobilisation of government [...]
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Philippines positions naval blockade against Abu Sayyaf

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | UPI | 6:00 AM

The Philippine navy deployed its newest and largest ship to establish a blockade around the island province of Sulu to prevent the Islamic State-linked Abu Sayyaf from [...]
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Death toll in Sulu clashes climbs to 32 ASG

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

Two more Abu Sayyaf members were killed Tuesday afternoon as government troops stepped up efforts to go after the bandit group in Sulu, the military’s Western Mindanao [...]
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Drugs dominate Key’s talks with unpredictable Philippines President

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Newstalkzb | 6:00 AM

The prime minister has managed to avoid a verbal lashing, in his meeting with the unpredictable leader of the Philippines. John Key met with Rodrigo Duterte for the first [...]
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Maybe Duterte has own reasons for not attending Asean-US Summit, says Najib

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak today confirmed that Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte was absent from the Asean-United States Summit. Najib, however, said he did [...]
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Key talks human rights with Philippine president

10-Sep-2016 Intellasia | Radionz | 6:00 AM

Prime minister John Key has told the Philippine president, who has condoned vigilante murders of drug dealers, there is an “arguably better” way to deal with drug [...]
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