Asia Pacific US Marine accused of murder in Philippines. A blow to Obama's Asia pivot?

Philippine authorities want to question five US service personnel over the death of a transexual in a hotel room. The US recently upgraded its military alliance with the Philippines in the face of perceived Chinese maritime aggression.

By , Staff writer

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Philippine President Benigno Aquino has rejected calls to end a military agreement with the United States amid growing public anger over a murder case allegedly involving a US Marine.