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Two American soldiers were killed by Islamic militants in the backwaters of the Philippines.
She has worked with refugees and marginalized communities from Saudi Arabia to Syria and from Timor Leste to the Philippines.
Tavi's mother has taken her back to Chicago; Bryan Boy has packed up his fur and returned to the Philippines.
That's as true in the Philippines as it is in China or anywhere else in the Orient.
I think most of you could have no idea from your study of maps of the extent of the Philippines.
Popular army man, fine record in the Philippines, married a charming girl with lots of money; mutual devotion.
This was the custom with that society when any soldiers left there for the Philippines.
They make great use of a root which is also used in the East Indies, called betel, and in the Philippines buhio.
from Spanish Islas Filipinas, literally "the islands of Philip," named for Philip II, king of Spain. Related: Philippine.
Note: The Spanish held control of the islands until 1898, when they were transferred to the United States after the Spanish-American War.
Note: Named for Philip II, king of Spain during the sixteenth century.
Note: Occupied by the Japanese during World War II, the islands were liberated by Allied troops under General Douglas MacArthur.
Note: Although Philippine independence had long been an important political issue, the country did not gain full independence until 1946.
Note: The country was under the virtual dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos from 1965 until 1986, when he was forced into exile in the United States.
Note: It continues to be plagued by allegations of corruption in high places and by a Muslim insurgency.