Tag: VISITING FORCES AGREEMENT (vfa)

DUTERTE WANTS FILIPINOS TO DECIDE ON VFA

‘Undecided’ on VFA fate, seeks public opinion  February 24, 2021 MANILA – “Undecided” on the fate of the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between the Philippines and the United States (US), President Rodrigo Duterte said he wants public input on the controversial defense deal.In a public address delivered Wednesday […]

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US stress importance of US-Philippine alliance to national and regional security,

Reaffirms ‘steadfast military partnership’ with PH  November 25, 2020 MANILA – US Secretary of the Air Force Barbara Barrett on Wednesday met with Department of National Defense (DND) Undersecretary Cardozo Luna and senior Philippine military officials to reaffirm the United States’ steadfast military partnership with the Philippines, the […]

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PHILIPPINES OFFICIALLY TERMINATES VISITING FORCES AGREEMENT (VFA) WITH UNITED STATES

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro “Teddy Boy” Locsin, Jr.  today, February 11,  sent to the US government an official  notice  informing that the Philippines is terminating the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) with  the United States, said Presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo in a press briefing at noon in Malacañang, “The […]

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Trump trying to save VFA: Duterte

US President Donald Trump is “trying to save” the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) between the US and Philippines from being terminated, President Rodrigo Duterte bared on Monday. Despite Trump’s efforts, Duterte said he refused to change his position to scrap the agreement stressing that American lawmakers were “rude” […]

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