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Obama Pledges Millions in Maritime Aid at APEC Summit

President Barack Obama pledged Tuesday to help Asia-Pacific allies boost their maritime security as part of talks with leaders in the Philippine capital, Manila. "My visit here underscores our shared commitment to the security of the waters of this region and to the freedom of navigation," Obama said.  The White House announced a package of up to $259 million in new aid over the course of two years, including $79 million for the Philippines, $40 million for Vietnam, $21...

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