Diplomatic Wires Crossed

April 2003
Asia Monitor: South East Asia Monitor Volume 1;Apr2003, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p6
Country Report
Country Report
Focuses on the controversy regarding plans to stage a second round of the U.S.-Filipino military exercise in war-torn region in Philippines. Provision in constitution of Philippines to allow foreign forces to fight on its soil; Challenge for policymakers to bring back debt-ridden banking sector on path; Goal behind the Special Purpose Asset Vehicle act in the country.


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