North Korea in the lives of Filipinos

I’m intrigued by the results of the survey conducted by the American fact tank, Pew Research Center, showing only Filipinos, among seven countries in Asia Pacific, have a generally positive view of North Korea. The survey was conducted between February and May this year, before North Korea’s successful launching of an intercontinental ballistic missile last […]

July 17, 2017  Tags: ,   Posted in: Foreign Affairs  No Comments

U.S. can invoke MDT for PH support in war with North Korea

Hopefully, the jostling between U.S President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un will not go beyond strategic positioning of aircraft carriers and troops. Because in the hopefully- unlikely event of a war between the United States and North Korea, the Philippines will be greatly affected. Number one, there are more than 60,000 Filipinos […]

April 17, 2017  Tags:   Posted in: Foreign Affairs  2 Comments