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US scales down anti-terror taskforce

MANILA, 27 June-2014, AFP: The United States is scaling down a taskforce that has been training Philippine troops to hunt down local Al-Qaeda extremists, Manila‚Äôs defense chief said Thursday. US scales down anti-terror taskforce The group of 500-600 American servicemen rotating through the strife-torn southern Philippines was cut back to 200 starting this year, Defense […]