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By MARYA SALAMAT Bulatlat.com MANILA – Amid jeers that his government is engaged in “hardcore US puppetry,” President Benigno Aquino III sat at an extended bilateral meeting in Manila held by visiting US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton last Wednesday, after which he witnessed the signing in Malacañang of the Partnership for Growth (PFG) agreement…

by INA ALLECO R. SILVERIO Bulatlat.com MANILA — United States State Secretary Hillary Clinton is not welcome in the Philippines. This was the declaration of the patriotic alliance Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (BAYAN) as it announced that it will lead protests next week coinciding with Clinton’s visit. Clinton will be in Manila on Tuesday for the…