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Rappler: President Duterte's 2017 State of the Nation Address
Reuters: Duterte Warns Miners: "I will tax you to death"
Forbes: The Philippines Is Challenging China Again Over a Disputed Sea
ABC News: IS Is Galvanized in Asia by Marawi Siege
Washington Post: Duterte Vows Not to Come the "Lousy" U.S.  
Marawi Standoff Enters Third Month
BBC: Martial Law Extended in Mindanao
Youtube: U.S. Congress Holds Hearing on Philippines' Drug War
The Economist: Winning the War with IS in the Philippines, but Losing the Peace
ABC News: Philippines Cancels Talks with Communist Rebels
Reuters: Maoist Rebels in the Philippines Attack Presidential Guards
LA Times: Youths Protest Violence, Emerging Dictatorship
Gulfnews: US Gives Spy Planes to Help Philippines Fight Militants
NYT: Duterte Seeks to Extend Martial Law in Mindanao
Forbes: New Philippine Debt of $167 Billion Could Balloon to $452 Billion
ABC News: New Kidnappings, Jailbreak Hit Restive Philippines
Newseeek: Duterte's Martial Law Gets a Boost from Pro-Marcos Propaganda
Saramento Bee: Sacramento District Turns to Philippines for Teachers
Time: Duterte Reinstates 19 Police Who Murdered a Philippine Mayor Last Year
CNBC: South China Sea Concerns Flare Up
9News: Philippines' Duterte Makes Fresh Rape Joke
Human Rights Watch: Philippines’ Abusive Drug War Breeds Injustice
New York Times: Former Philippine President Faces Criminal Charges Over Botched Raid
CNBC: The Philippines Is Aiming for an Energy Boom
The Guardian: Trump Conflict of Interest Concerns Over Links with Law Firm
Daily Mail: Travellers Declare Palawan Island Best in the World
WSJ: Best Places to Retire Abroad: The Philippines
Forbes: The Philippines: Rich in Culture and in Opportunity
Guardian: A Cruise Around the Stunning Islands of Palawan
Mashable: Filipinos Dominate the World's Biggest Freelance Marketplace
The Financial Times (video): Two Sides to the Philippine Economy

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Daily News: Philippines-Born Math Teacher in Queens Inspires Students
The Guardian:  Peter Bradshaw Recommends Lav Diaz's Epic Film Norte
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