April 28, 2014
OUR REPUBLICAN PRESIDENT:
Philippines pact gives US 'pivot' to Asia some military muscle (Anna Mulrine, April 28, 2014, CS Monitor)
;[N]ews Monday that the US has inked a military agreement with the Philippines is seen by defense analysts as a major step forward for the Pentagon's presence in the region. The terms of the deal allow the US to rotate troops through and pre-position fighter jets and supplies at Filipino bases.
Posted by Orrin Judd at April 28, 2014 6:46 PM