Post Profile

Will Duterte End Philippine Alliance with America?

"I am ready to not really break ties [with America] but we will open alliances with China and... Medvedev [Russia]," the Philippines' firebrand leader Rodrigo Duterte recently exclaimed. "I will open up the Philippines for them to do business, alliances of trade and commerce." In a matter of months, the Philippines has jumped from likening China to Nazi Germany to flirting with the idea of an alliance with it.
read more

See more about: Rodrigo Duterte

Related Posts

Philippine President Ditches Alliance With U.S. For China Relationship

News : The Inquisitr - News

Philippine tough guy president Rodrigo Duterte announced his country’s separation from the United States Thursday in favor of a closer relationship with China and possibly Russia. Speaking to the Filipino community in Beijing, Duter...

Duterte says will create 'so many new alliances' for Philippines

News : Reuters: World News

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday said his country, a longtime U.S. ally, was seeking to build "many news alliances" and could turn to Russia and China for help, including on tackling his country's d...

Philippines' Duterte wants to 'open alliances' with Russia, China

News : Reuters: World News

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday he would visit Russia and China this year to chart an independent foreign policy and "open alliances" with two powers with historic rivalries with the United Sta...

Duterte hopes Philippine fishermen can return to China-controlled shoal

News : Reuters: World News

MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte expressed hope on Sunday that fishermen would be able to return to the disputed Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea in the next few days.

Philippines leader tells Obama to ‘go to hell’ after calls to respect human rights

News : The Raw Story

Firebrand Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte told US President Barack Obama to “go to hell” Tuesday, as he threatened to end his nation’s decades-old alliance with the United States in favour of China and Russia. The fresh tirade cam...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC