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The national security adviser wants a comprehensive study on the sentiment of Mindanaoans on martial law extension and state of security to be completed first
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(UPDATED) Former Parañaque representative and National Security Adviser Roilo Golez was supposed to give an interview on maritime disputes when he died Monday, June 11, due heart attack
The former national security adviser had consistently argued that the law is on the Philippines' side in the maritime dispute
(UPDATED) The former representative of the 2nd District of Parañaque City is rushed to the hospital due to vomiting. He died from an 'apparent heart attack,' according to his brother Ferdinand.
The Washington Post reports that US President Donald Trump is discussing potential replacements for National Security Adviser HR McMaster, but is willing to take his time
The Philippines is the last leg of Trump's first Asia tour. US national security adviser HR McMaster talks to Rappler about US President Donald Trump and what he plans to discuss with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte.
US national security adviser H.R. McMaster says President Donald Trump will want to continue active involvement in the region. 'He wants to hear from the leaders in the region about how they would like the US to engage from a security perspective and from an economic perspective.'
'We saw with the recent campaign in the Philippines in Mindanao and Marawi how important it is to work together,' says US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster
US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster says countries should do more to increase the isolation of North Korea to send a message that 'they have no option but to denuclearize'
Martial law may be still be needed even after December 31 to help the military crack down on other terror groups that have pledged allegiance to ISIS, says National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr
Philippine National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr welcomes joint exercises with China in the Sulu Sea saying it can help deter threats like kidnapping
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The appointment of H R McMaster ends a one week search to replace Michael Flynn who was forced to resign after questionable contacts with the Russian government and revelations that he lied about them
UPDATED National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr and Armed Forces chief General Eduardo Año express openness as the Communist Party of the Philippines urges President Rodrigo Duterte to send negotiators to Utrecht to discuss a joint ceasefire deal
Talks about an upcoming defense pact with Russia comes at a time when the Philippine President has made threats to scrap defense deals with the US
UPDATED The White House battles to insulate President Donald Trump from the scandal over a top security aide s contacts with Russia as calls grow for an independent investigation
PROFILE | The retired 3 star general is a former military intelligence chief who saw militant Islam as the main threat to global stability
7th UPDATE Michael Flynn now stands accused of inappropriate contacts with a foreign government – Russia – and of misleading the vice president of the United States
Trump s naming of at least 3 retired generals to top posts raises questions as to why there will be so much military brass in cabinet level jobs
She has tremendous experience and innate talent that will complement the fantastic team we are assembling US President elect Donald Trump says
National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr says stopping US Philippines war games could increase chances of a peaceful settlement of the West Philippine Sea maritime dispute
I have some reports but I will not classify them into actions that would merit an attempt to topple the government says National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr
Former AFP chief Hermogenes Esperon Jr also says the Duterte administration will continue implementing the EDCA and pursuing the arbitration case against China
National Security Adviser Cesar Garcia Jr dismisses the view of maritime law expert Jay Batongbacal as speculative
At the first Senate hearing on China s reclamation activities National Security Adviser Cesar Garcia Jr says the Philippine military should be freed from its internal security duties to focus on external defense