At the same time, Beijing has provided aid to Manila to combat COVID-19.
President Duterte orders police to shoot and kill if protesters put officers’ lives in danger.
Governments must prepare for large-scale community transmission, WHO regional chief Takeshi Kasai says.
Manila is on course to end the 1999 Visiting Forces Agreement.
Philippines also approaves rapid test kits for virus, as death toll rises.
Twin-engine jet was being used for COVID-19 response in the country, officials said.
About 10,000 American, Filipino and Australian troops had been expected to join drill.
Hospital officials raise concerns over senator’s hospital visit despite strict home quarantine protocols.
Victim escaped to safety during a brief firefight, Philippine military officials say.
China's assertive behavior in regional disputes continues despite the COVID-19 pandemic now commanding world attention.
The deal follows the U.N. secretary-general’s call for warring parties to muzzle their weapons.
Three Filipino doctors who treated infected patients were among the pandemic’s fatalities, officials say.
Social distancing not viable in cramped makeshift shelters, authorities and residents say.
Soldiers found the bodies during clearance operations after a military strike against BIFF combatants in Maguindanao.
Economic fallout from the deadly pandemic grips Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia.
Rodrigo Duterte says senators cannot “compel” him to change his policy about the Visiting Forces Agreement.
Manila schools will be closed beginning Tuesday as the number of coronavirus cases hits 20.
Philippine forces launched an offensive against the pro-IS militants on March 2.
The Philippines had not reported any cases in a month, while the number in Malaysia soared this week.
Senator: Multimillion-dollar money laundering could be linked to offshore gaming.
Archie Gamboa and three other generals were among eight people injured in accident.
There was a communication flaw in Jan. 31 order, Brig. Gen. Bernabe Balba told a congressional committee.
Beijing has developed the reef into a logistics hub for its passing naval, coast guard boats.
A Chinese syndicate and another group smuggled in a combined U.S. $370 million in cash last year, officials say.
Troops fought with Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters on Mindanao island.
Alleged bomb expert Rommel Ambali Aguirre eluded arrest six years ago, authorities say.
The suspect, an ex-security guard, shot and wounded another guard at the V-Mall in San Juan city in Metro Manila, authorities said.
Jose Manuel Romualdez said he expects negotiators to recommend a VFA replacement to President Duterte.
Spokesman says troops will keep country secure despite Manila's decision to drop the Visiting Forces Agreement.
Many of the victims were bound for Malaysia before heading to Middle East countries.