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Kerry and Duterte discuss Paris climate agreement

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COURTESY CALL. President Rodrigo Duterte chats with US Secretary of State John F. Kerry during a courtesy call at the Malacañang Palace on July 27, 2016. Photo by King Rodriguez/PPD

Kerry explains aspects of the Paris climate deal to Duterte who says he is willing to follow the agreement ‘as long as everything is fair,’ says Presidential Spokesman Ernesto Abella

MANILA, Philippines (July 28, 2016) — President Rodrigo Duterte’s controversial remarks on the Paris Agreement on Climate Change were discussed during his meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry.  Continue reading Kerry and Duterte discuss Paris climate agreement

#RescueMarch 2016, Responders go the distance to save lives

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FOR HUMANITY. The Rescue March Challenge aims to foster camaraderie, responder interoperability, and a culture of preparedness. Image courtesy Mara Mercado. Base images courtesy Martin Aguda

Some 700 disaster responders and uniformed men walk from the Bonifacio Shrine near Manila City Hall to Fort Bonifacio to prepare for the worse case scenario, in case the West Valley Fault System moves

MANILA, Philippines (Apr. 26, 2016) — What happens when the West Valley Fault moves and a 7.2-magnitude earthquake strikes?  Continue reading #RescueMarch 2016, Responders go the distance to save lives