Duterte Wants US Military Forces to Leave Mindanao

President Rodrigo Duterte wants American troops stationed in Mindanao to pull out of the region. Saying that their presence worsens the peace and order situation in strife-torn Muslim areas, the president said he merely refrained from discussing it during the ASEAN summit, as he didn’t want to cause a rift with the US. The announcement is the latest of several anti American tirades from Duterte…

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