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VFA, Edca hot topics over killing

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Sen. Joker Arroyo. FILE PHOTO

Can the Philippines still trust the United States to fulfill its commitments under the Visiting Forces Agreement (VFA) and the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (Edca)?

Posted: October 24th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Family drops cremation plan for Jennifer Laude

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Jeffrey Laude, also known as Jennifer. FACEBOOK PHOTO

The family of slain transgender woman Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude has decided to drop an initial plan to cremate her remains before she is buried on Friday.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Laude’s German boyfriend, sister regret confronting soldiers

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Marc Susselbeck

The German boyfriend of slain transgender woman Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude said he erred when he confronted soldiers guarding a gate leading to the detention facility of US Marine Private First Class Joseph Scott Pemberton in Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City on Wednesday.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

AFP to report ‘misbehavior’ of Laude’s German boyfriend

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Marc Susselbeck

Following the commotion at Camp Aguinaldo, the Armed Forces of the Philippines is set to submit a report to the German Embassy in the Philippines and the Bureau of Immigration regarding the intrusion of the German fiancé of the Filipino transgender killed in Olongapo.

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Aquino: Pemberton getting special negative treatment

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DETAINED IN CAMP AGUINALDO US Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton, a suspect in the killing of Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude, a transgender Filipino woman, is escorted to his detention facility, an air-conditioned container van, after he was airlifted to Camp Aguinaldo in Quezon City aboard a US military helicopter. AFP Chief Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang said Pemberton was flown to the AFP headquarters, easing a looming irritant over his custody. AP PHOTO AND VIDEO GRAB COURTESY OF LT. COL. HAROLD M. CABUNOC/AFP-PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE

Taking exception to criticism that US Marine Pfc. Joseph Scott Pemberton was being treated by the Philippine government with kid gloves, President Aquino said on Wednesday that in fact the suspect in the gruesome killing of transgender Filipino Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude was getting “special negative treatment.”

Posted: October 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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