DFA assures PH-EU trade relations remain

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Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano has assured that the country’s trade relations with the European Union (EU) would not be affected even as President Rodrigo Duterte resolved to reject new grants from the regional bloc, which has criticized the administration’s vicious campaign against illegal drugs.

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Marawi ‘liberated’ from terrorists but battle drags on

Marawi ‘liberated’ from terrorists but battle drags on

Published: 2:04 p.m., Oct. 17, 2017 | Updated: 12:04 a.m., Oct. 18, 2017 MARAWI CITY — President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday declared Marawi “liberated from terrorist influence,” but the military said the five-month battle against gunmen loyal to the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group was not yet over. Hours before Mr. Duterte arrived in Barangay […]

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Duterte accuses Piston, other groups of ‘committing rebellion’

Duterte accuses Piston, other groups of ‘committing rebellion’

President Rodrigo Duterte slammed Tuesday the Pinagkaisang Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Opereytor Nationwide (Piston) and two other groups, saying they ‘are committing rebellion.”

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