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Grounded ship is PH's last line of defense

May 23, 2013 - 11:47 AM

A handful of marines living on a World War II era ship that is grounded on a remote tiny reef is the Philippines last line of defense in disputed waters

Stranded US Navy ship 'ignored warnings'

Jan 21, 2013 - 2:28 PM

UPDATED The USS Guardian stuck on a World Heritage listed coral reef in the Philippines since last week ignored warnings to avoid the area

STILL STUCK. Philippine Air Force aerial image of the USS Guardian near the upper side of Tubbataha's South Atoll. Photo courtesy of AFP WESCOM

US Navy apologizes for Tubbataha grounding

Jan 20, 2013 - 4:44 PM

2nd UPDATE I greatly regret any damage this incident has caused to the Tubbataha Reef says the US Pacific Fleet commander

STILL STUCK. Philippine Air Force aerial image of the USS Guardian near the upper side of Tubbataha's South Atoll. Photo courtesy of AFP WESCOM

PH military denies beefing up Spratlys garrison

Oct 01, 2012 - 4:16 PM

The AFP denied having deployed 800 new troops to guard the Kalayaan group of islands and hopes to not rekindle tensions

AFP 3rd Marine Brigade arrives in Palawan on Friday, September 28. Photo courtesy of AFP WestCom

AFP sends more troops to guard Spratlys

Sep 30, 2012 - 3:52 PM

The Philippines has deployed 800 more Marines and opened a new headquarters to guard its interests in the disputed Spratlys islands

PAG-ASA ISLAND. An aerial photo shows Pag-asa Island, part of the disputed Spratly group of islands, in the South China Sea (West Philippine Sea) located off the coast of western Philippines on July 20, 2011. AFP PHOTO / POOL

AFP: No Abu Sayyaf in Palawan explosions

Apr 06, 2012 - 12:07 PM

[UPDATED] Initial leads point to political motives or communist activities says an official of the Armed Forces of the Philippines

Photo by Jojo Rinoza (Pangasinan Press Photographers)