Why the U.S. Navy Wants to Stay Out of the Philippines

The Wall Street Journal
September 16, 2013 AT 10:15 PM
After closing down the U.S.’s largest overseas military base in Subic two decades ago, the Philippines wants the U.S. back to defend itself against China. Andrew Browne tells Deborah Kan why the U.S. Navy isn’t as optimistic about reopening a base.