U.S. President Barack Obama affirmed Washington's commitment to the Philippines' security and to freedom of navigation in Asia on Tuesday, squarely putting tension over Beijing's claims to the South China Sea onto the agenda ahead of a regional summit.
Political Analyst Ian Bremmer believes the Philippines won't get very far in its maritime row with china.
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MANILA - While Roxas Boulevard was traffic-free and a picture of cleanliness for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Manila, other major roads saw commuters and motorists stuck in traffic or walking under the heat of the sun on Monday.
Street dwellers on Monday relayed their bleak condition at the Manila Boystown in Marikina where the government allegedly hid them in time for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders Summit.
MANILA - The political and economic rivalry between the United States and China casts a long shadow in the supposedly apolitical Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Leaders' Meeting this week in Manila.
The Philippines has to raise its alarm against terror threats following the deadly attacks in Paris, a security analyst said on Sunday.
It's not just Paris. People across the world are also praying for world peace.
At least 128 people were killed and scores injured, 80 critically, in attacks Friday on six sites across the French capital, ranging from a concert venue to a sports stadium.
Terror grips the French capital as more than a hundred people are killed in simultaneous attacks on several locations in Paris.