There is one key reason why the United States is militarily involved in the Philippines – natural resources.
Day: September 23, 2015
“Pope Francis, hear our misery and prolonged sufferings. Help us protect the indigenous schools, communities and people in Mindanao.”
“The situation within the Philippine waters has reached the level of crisis and the fisherfolk are struggling to survive.”
“Military occupation of civilian institutions and killing of civilians…are unacceptable, deplorable and contrary to international human rights and international humanitarian standards.”
Japan’s new security laws amends its pacifist constitution.
A study by the Save the Children said the country had dropped to “sub-Saharan levels” of malnutrition.
“Families living in urban poor communities provide and feed their families with the meagre income they earn. Most of these families subsist on noodles and rice to get by.”