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The Visiting Forces Agreement will officially end on Aug. 9.   © Illustration by Takahiro Suganuma
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Will the Philippine-US military alliance survive Duterte and Trump?

South China Sea security at center of efforts to salvage Visiting Forces Agreement

CLIFF VENZON, Nikkei staff writer | Philippines

MANILA -- In mid-March, Philippine and American military officials met at Camp Aguinaldo in Manila to confront the biggest question currently facing their alliance: What to do after Aug. 9?

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