US Military conducts tactical combat training in Palawan, Zambales

Fifty-five uniformed and volunteer Philippine personnel participate in the US Civil-Military Support Element-Philippines’ recent training in Palawan (left) and Zambales. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS

Fifty-five uniformed and volunteer Philippine personnel participate in the US Civil-Military Support Element-Philippines’ recent training in Palawan (left) and Zambales. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS

THE US Civil-Military Support Element-Philippines (CMSE-PHL) recently conducted its tactical combat casualty care and medical first…

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Biden appoints 3 Filipino-Americans to panel to promote equality, curb xenophobia

Philstar.com
December 22, 2021 | 11:52am

MANILA, Philippines — US President Joe Biden this week appointed three Filipino-American women to his advisory commission on Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders. 
In a statement, the White House said the advisory body will advise Biden “on ways the public, private, and non-profit sectors can work together to advance equity and opportunity…

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5 things to know for December 21: Covid-19, Walmart, Maxwell, Philippines, quake

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1. Coronavirus

The Omicron variant is now the dominant coronavirus strain in the US, accounting for over 73% of new coronavirus cases less than three…

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Davao City gets medical supplies from US

HELP FROM A FRIEND US Embassy in the Philippines Chargé d’Affaires ad interim Heather Variava hands over 10 intensive care unit beds, four Covid-19 vaccine cold storage units, and other medical equipment and supplies to Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio during the launch of Davao City’s community-based Covid-19 vaccination drive on Friday, Dec. 3, 2021. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

THE United States…

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