asean security - updates

Rappler's latest stories on asean security


Regional security takes centerstage in Abe's ASEAN 2017 trip

Nov 16, 2017 - 8:17 AM

The Japanese prime minister makes repeated calls to put pressure on North Korea to stop its missile and nuclear program

SECURITY CONCERNS. Japan's Shinzo Abe wants the international community to put pressure on North Korea. Photo by Maria Tan/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Where police stayed during the ASEAN Summit

Nov 15, 2017 - 8:33 PM

Rappler takes a look at the place where more than a thousand cops from outside Metro Manila stayed during the ASEAN Summit

50 cops hurt in protests during ASEAN Summit

Nov 15, 2017 - 3:08 PM

The ASEAN Security Task Force recognizes the cops' efforts in an awarding ceremony

WATCH: The street vendors who were told to 'hide' during the ASEAN Summit

Nov 14, 2017 - 11:53 AM

Vendors and street dwellers are told to steer away from the streets for a week or two if they do not want to be rounded up by the police

20 cops or 20 protesters injured? Even claims clash in ASEAN protests

Nov 13, 2017 - 5:30 PM

Cops also say a protester was arrested for throwing stones, but his fellow protesters say he was just driving a support van

FACE-OFF. Various protest groups riot near the US Embassy to protest US Pesident Trump's visit to the Philippines during the ASEAN Summit. Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

World leaders meet in PH amid post-Marawi security concerns

Nov 12, 2017 - 9:45 PM

The Philippine military is confident of its preparations for the ASEAN Summit. Intelligence agencies of allied countries are also on top of the situation.

Philippine Coast Guard to arrest ASEAN Summit protesters at Manila Bay

Nov 10, 2017 - 5:35 PM

The Philippine Coast Guard receives reports that protest groups are trying to bribe fishermen to get bring them close to the United States embassy near the main ASEAN Summit venues

DISSENT. Protesters slam the ASEAN alliance just before the meetings in Manila. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

LIST: Road closures on Sunday, October 29

Oct 27, 2017 - 3:21 PM

This is for the final vehicle convoy dry run for the ASEAN Summit in November

LIST: Roads to avoid on Sunday, October 22

Oct 20, 2017 - 5:49 PM

Authorities advise motorists to plan routes ahead of the 4th ASEAN convoy dry run which will begin in the morning and may last until early evening

PRACTICE RUNS. Convoys will disrupt traffic on October 22, 2017, in preparation for the ASEAN Summit in November. Rappler file photo

MAP: Avoid these roads on Sunday, October 15

Oct 13, 2017 - 3:54 PM

Traffic management preparations for the ASEAN summit are expected to disrupt traffic flow along major roads and streets on Sunday, October 15

Police ready to secure 1,700 VIPs for ASEAN meetings

Aug 01, 2017 - 3:21 PM

Metro Manila police are determined to ensure no terror attacks will disrupt the ASEAN events to be held from August 2 to 8

ASEAN: Maximum security, minimum hassle for Metro Manila

Apr 23, 2017 - 12:19 PM

For the 30th ASEAN Summit in Manila road closures will be kept to a minimum while commercial flights will largely remain unaffected says security officials

ALL SYSTEMS GO. Over 41,000 personnel from different government agencies will be part of the security and emergency response teams for the ASEAN summit in Metro Manila. Photo by Martin San Diego/Rappler

ASEAN, US talk security amid PH-China stand-off

May 20, 2012 - 10:24 PM

The US and Southeast Asian nations embarked on 3 days of talks that would include security cooperation shortly after a Pentagon report raised concerns about China s military build up