The Hindu Business Line

US ‘will work with Duterte’

- AP

The US said on Sunday that it would work with the Philippine­s President to address any concerns after he threatened to terminate a pact that allows US troops to visit the Philippine­s. President Rodrigo Duterte was enraged after a US government aid agency deferred a vote on a renewal of a major developmen­t assistance package for the Philippine­s over concerns about extra-judicial killings in Duterte’s war on illegal drugs, which has left thousands dead.

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