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Manila has not spoken to U.S. about ending military exercises: State Department

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has not been contacted by Philippines defense authorities about President Rodrigo Duterte's comments on ending joint military exercises, the U.S. State Department said on Monday, noting it expected Manila to live up to its commitments.
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