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Readout of Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III Phone Call with Philippines Secretary of National Defense Delfin Lorenzana

(first published  here ) Pentagon Press Secretary John Kirby provided the following readout: Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III spoke with Philippines Secretary of National Defense Delfin Lorenzana on the phone to reaffirm their shared commitment to the U.S.-Philippines alliance. Secretaries Austin and Lorenzana discussed the situation in the South China Sea, and the recent ...
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Health Alert:  NCR and neighboring areas to be placed under MECQ – April 11, 2021

United States Embassy Manila, Philippines   United States Consular Agency Cebu, Philippines    April 11, 2021   Health Alert:  NCR and neighboring areas to be placed under MECQ    Metro Manila, Rizal, Bulacan, Cavite and Laguna will be placed under modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) starting midnight on Monday, April 12 through Friday, April 30. Actions to Take: Monitor the  Philippine Department of Health  website and the  Embassy’s COVID-19 webpage ...
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U.S. Secretary of State Blinken’s Call with Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Locsin

(first published  here ) The below is attributable to U.S. Department of State Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken spoke today with Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs Teodoro Locsin, Jr. Both expressed their shared concerns with the massing of People’s Republic of China (PRC) maritime militia vessels in the South China Sea, including at Whitsun ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Coming soon- Online Fee Payment for Adult Passport Renewals

United States Embassy Manila, Philippines     United States Consular Agency Cebu, Philippines      April 8, 2021       Coming Soon: Online Fee Payment for Adult Passport Renewals    Currently, all U.S. citizens in the Philippines who wish to renew their passports by mail must pay using a dollar demand draft obtained at one of three banks or arrange for in-person payment of the application fee at ...
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