Austin thanked Duterte for the decision, which he said would further bolster the two nations’ 70-year treaty alliance.
The Lockheed C-130 Hercules was carrying mostly combat troops when it overshot the runway while landing at the Jolo airport.
At least 40 people on board were brought to a hospital.
Biden called Benigno Aquino III a “valued friend and partner to the United States."
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said it was still unknown why the S-70i Black Hawk helicopter crashed Wednesday night.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has again suspended his decision to terminate a key defense pact with the United States.
Troops backed by police were to serve a warrant for the arrest of Injam Yadah at his home, when he and his men opened fire.
If it weren't for 12 escapees from a Japanese POW camp, Americans wouldn't know about the incident until after World War II.
Nininger died on Jan. 12, 1942, near Abucay on the Bataan peninsula of Luzon Island and was hastily buried.
A group of U.S. military veterans in the Philippines say they've been left in limbo by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Lt. Col. Stu Scheller has become a symbol in some military and political circles of a need for military accountability and...
Powell, the first Black American to serve in those roles, died Monday from complications of COVID-19.
Air Force Gen. Jacqueline Van Ovost has became only the second woman to lead one of the Pentagon’s 11 so-called combatant...
The incident came as Russia and China conducted joint naval drills in the area.
Israel has said it will not tolerate a permanent Iranian military presence in Syria.