Future Challenges in the US-Philippines Alliance


Renato Cruz De Castro

Asia Pacific Bulletin, No. 168


Washington, D.C.: East-West Center

Publication Date: June 26, 2012
Binding: electronic
Pages: 2
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Renato Cruz De Castro, Senior Professor of International Studies at De La Salle University, Manila, explains that “while the Obama administration has somewhat enhanced security ties with the Philippines because of the regional South China Sea dispute, it is still mindful of the need to manage the broader relationship with China in order to limit contentious strategic rivalry.”

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