Indonesia to work with Philippines, Malaysia on maritime security

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Indonesia to work with Philippines, Malaysia on maritime security

Indonesian President Joko Widodo is expected to hold talks with military chiefs and foreign ministers from the Philippines and Malaysia this week on maritime security.

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Philippine president vows to stop new Marcos rule

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Philippine president vows to stop new Marcos rule

Philippine President Benigno Aquino on Monday said he would do his best to prevent the family of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos from returning to power.

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Canada PM condemns 'cold-blooded murder' of Philippines hostage

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Canada PM condemns 'cold-blooded murder' of Philippines hostage

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau condemned on Monday the execution of a Canadian hostage by Abu Sayyaf militants in the Philippines, calling it "an act of cold-blooded murder."

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Indonesia fears piracy surge on shipping route could make it 'new Somalia'

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Indonesia fears piracy surge on shipping route could make it 'new Somalia'

Indonesia fears piracy on a shipping route along its sea border with the Philippines could reach Somalian levels and has told vessels to avoid danger areas, officials said on Thursday, after a spate of kidnappings.

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Indonesia to set up 'crisis center' after Philippine kidnappings: minister

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Indonesia to set up 'crisis center' after Philippine kidnappings: minister

Indonesia will set up a crisis center, headed by President Joko Widodo, to handle security situations involving its citizens overseas, a senior minister said on Monday, following recent abductions of Indonesian sailors in Philippine waters.

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Philippine presidential candidate apologises for rape remark

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Philippine presidential candidate apologises for rape remark

Leading Philippine presidential candidate Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday finally apologised for his apparent joke about the rape and murder of an Australian missionary after initially sneering at the widespread outrage he sparked.

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China says enhanced U.S.-Philippine military ties invoke 'Cold War mentality'

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China says enhanced U.S.-Philippine military ties invoke 'Cold War mentality'

Plans to deepen U.S.-Philippine military ties, including joint patrols in the South China Sea, reflect a "Cold War mentality", China's defense ministry said, pledging to resolutely oppose any infringement on the country's sovereignty.

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U.S. announces ramped-up military presence in Philippines

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U.S. announces ramped-up military presence in Philippines

U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter said on Thursday that U.S. troops and military equipment would be sent on regular rotations in the Philippines and that the two countries had started joint patrols in the South China Sea as China increasingly asserts its territorial claims.

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Hanoi, Manila to explore joint patrols in East Vietnam Sea: sources

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Hanoi, Manila to explore joint patrols in East Vietnam Sea: sources

MANILA, April 13 - Defence officials from the Philippines and Vietnam will meet this week to explore possible joint exercises and navy patrols, military sources said, shoring up a new alliance between states locked in maritime rows with China.

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Philippines, Vietnam to explore joint patrols in South China Sea: sources

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Philippines, Vietnam to explore joint patrols in South China Sea: sources

Defense officials from the Philippines and Vietnam will meet this week to explore possible joint exercises and navy patrols, military sources said, shoring up a new alliance between states locked in maritime rows with China.

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Philippine troops clash with Muslim rebels; 23 killed, 73 hurt

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Philippine troops clash with Muslim rebels; 23 killed, 73 hurt

Philippine soldiers battled a group of about 120 Muslim rebels linked to Islamic State in a ten-hour assault on a southern island that killed 23 people, an army spokesman said on Sunday.

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U.S., Philippines begin military exercises as maritime tension simmers

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U.S., Philippines begin military exercises as maritime tension simmers

About 8,000 U.S. and Filipino troops began annual military exercises on Monday against a backdrop of tension over China's greater assertiveness in the South China Sea though a Philippine commander played that down as the reason for the drills.

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Power outage cripples Manila airport, thousands stranded

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Power outage cripples Manila airport, thousands stranded

A rare power outage plunged a major section of the Philippine capital's main airport into darkness overnight, forcing flight cancellations that stranded thousands on Sunday.

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US hopes to see 'diplomacy wins out' in South China Sea: official

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US hopes to see 'diplomacy wins out' in South China Sea: official

A China Coast Guard ship in a stand off with a Philippine supply boat. Photo: Jay Directo/AFP via Getty Images

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Indonesia says 10 nationals held hostage after ship hijacked

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Indonesia's foreign ministry said Tuesday that 10 Indonesian nationals are being held hostage in the Philippines after their ship was hijacked in the latest reminder of insecurity plaguing border regions of the two countries.

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