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Martin Petty

Death squad disrupters - Filipina patrols help keep drug killings at bay

17 Feb 2020

MANILA Late each night, a dozen women chat and share a meal before hitting the narrow streets of a Manila suburb where a death squad once roamed.

Philippine military backs defence divorce from U.S.

12 Feb 2020

MANILA The Philippine military on Wednesday stood by the president's decision to scrap a security agreement with the United States, saying the country could now develop its own defence capabilities and alliances, and would do fine without it.

Duterte terminates Philippines troop pact, U.S. calls move 'unfortunate'

12 Feb 2020

MANILA/WASHINGTON Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday announced the termination of a two-decade-old Visiting Forces Agreement with the United States (VFA), delivering on threats to downgrade an alliance important to U.S. interests. | Video

From Australian bushfire ashes, a community rises in solidarity

16 Jan 2020

COBARGO, Australia For two weeks, builder Rod Dunn has been living at a showground in a borrowed caravan, wearing an old coat donated by a friend.

Australian bushfires wipe out historic surf board collection

16 Jan 2020

LAKE CONJOLA, Australia White cinders, a few fins and melted board skins are all that remain of Australian surfer David Ford's 260-strong collection of irreplaceable vintage surfboards.

Australian bushfires wipe out historic surf board collection

16 Jan 2020

LAKE CONJOLA, Australia White cinders, a few fins and melted board skins are all that remain of Australian surfer David Ford's 260-strong collection of irreplaceable vintage surfboards.

Australian bushfires wipe out historic surf board collection

16 Jan 2020

LAKE CONJOLA, Australia White cinders, a few fins and melted board skins are all that remain of Australian surfer David Ford's 260-strong collection of irreplaceable vintage surfboards.

Farming family faces bleak future after deadly Australian bushfires

15 Jan 2020

WANDELLA, Australia There is little that Australia's deadly bushfires didn't take from dairy and cattle farmers Tim and Warren Stalway.

Farming family faces bleak future after deadly Australian bushfires

15 Jan 2020

WANDELLA, Australia (Note strong language in paragraph 3.) There is little that Australia's deadly bushfires didn't take from dairy and cattle farmers Tim and Warren Stalway.

Farming family faces bleak future after deadly Australian bushfires

15 Jan 2020

WANDELLA, Australia There is little that Australia's deadly bushfires didn't take from dairy and cattle farmers Tim and Warren Stalway.

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