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Mark Esper
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                    [Title] => Trump fires defense chief Esper
                    [Summary] => Esper's firing drew warnings from senior politicians and former officials to not further destabilize the government.
                    [DatePublished] => 2020-11-09 21:02:00
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                    [Title] => Eyeing China, Pentagon plans larger, 'more lethal' navy
                    [Summary] => The plan, which requires adding tens of billions of dollars to the US Navy's budget between now and 2045, is aimed at maintaining superiority over Chinese naval forces, seen as the primary threat to the United States.
                    [DatePublished] => 2020-09-17 07:37:00
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                    [Title] => US defense chief says China ‘destabilizing’ Pacific
                    [Summary] =>  US Defense Secretary Mark Esper accused China of “destabilizing” the Pacific region Friday on a whistle-stop trip to the tiny island nation of Palau.
                    [DatePublished] => 2020-08-30 00:00:00
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                    [Title] => Australia backs US, affirms Philippines' South China Sea arbitral win
                    [Summary] => "In line with the 2016 decision of the Arbitral Tribunal, they affirmed that Beijing's maritime claims are not valid under international law," the joint statement read.
                    [DatePublished] => 2020-07-29 11:03:00
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                    [AuthorName] => Patricia Lourdes Viray
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                    [Title] => US businessmen worry over termination of VFA
                    [Summary] => The American Chamber of Commerce of the Philippines Inc. has expressed concern over the Philippines’ move to terminate a military agreement with the US.
                    [DatePublished] => 2020-02-14 00:00:00
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                    [AuthorName] => Louella Desiderio
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                    [Title] => Pentagon chief sees VFA termination as 'wrong direction' for Philippines, region
                    [Summary] => The Philippines' decision to abrogate its Visiting Forces Agreement with the United States would be a wrong move, US Defense Secretary Mark Esper said.
                    [DatePublished] => 2020-02-12 10:14:00
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                    [AuthorName] => Patricia Lourdes Viray
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                    [Title] => Pentagon chief urges claimants to take 'public posture' on South China Sea
                    [Summary] => Washington's top defense official urged claimant states in the South China Sea, including the Philippines, to assert sovereign rights in the disputed waterway.
                    [DatePublished] => 2019-11-20 17:13:00
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                    [AuthorName] => Patricia Lourdes Viray
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                    [Title] => Lorenzana, US Defense chief discuss South China Sea, anti-terrorism efforts
                    [Summary] => The South China Sea dispute and counter-terror efforts were among the topics discussed during Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana's meeting with his US counterpart Tuesday.
                    [DatePublished] => 2019-11-19 16:44:00
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                    [AuthorID] => 1645031
                    [AuthorName] => Patricia Lourdes Viray
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