Philippines will "never stand alone," Obama says

Breaking News April 29, 2014 00:00

Manila - US President Barack Obama assured the Philippines Tuesday that it would "never stand alone" against an external armed aggressor.



"Our commitment to defend the Philippines is ironclad. And the United States will keep that commitment because allies never stand alone," he said after meeting with American and Filipino soldiers on the second day of his trip to Manila.

DPA

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