Duterte Looks to Boot U.S. Troops From Philippines

Duterte Looks to Boot U.S. Troops From Philippines
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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has renewed a longstanding threat to sever security cooperation with the United States, an angry response to recent travel bans imposed on Filipino officials involved in alleged rights abuses.

The firebrand Filipino leader has also reportedly turned down US President Donald Trump's invitation to attend a special US-Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) summit meeting to be held in Las Vegas later this year.

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