US-Philippines: Resetting the Security Alliance?
- Julius Caesar Trajano
- Content Type
- Commentary and Analysis
- Centre for Non-Traditional Security Studies, S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
- Despite Duterte’s desire to shift Philippine security policy away from its treaty alliance
with the US, Manila remains a close American ally. Key domestic, strategic and
humanitarian factors actually make the alliance healthier. The Biden administration
might just wait for Duterte to finish his term in a year's time.
- Security, Foreign Policy, Diplomacy, Alliance
- Political Geography
- Philippines, North America, Asia-Pacific, United States of America