Clinton Talks Philippines’ Security


On two-day visit starting Tues., SecState Clinton in Manila to beef up U.S.-Filipino alliance amid China’s South China Sea claims.

Meets Pres. Aquino Wed., attends symbolic ceremony commemorating 60th anniversary of allies’ Mutual Defense Treaty on destroyer USS Fitzgerald in Manila Bay.

Invites Aquino to visit the U.S. for the second time in early ’12.

Related Topics: hilary clinton, Manila, mutual defense treaty, philippines, president aquino, South China Sea, USS Fitzgerald, Foreign Policy, National Security, News, The Page, White House

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