The Pentagon Was Shocked At What President Trump Told President Duterte

U.S. President Donald Trump called Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on April 29, 2017 and their conversation revolved around the problem with North Korea and with Kim Jong Un's nuclear ambition.

Pentagon officials however are in shock after a transcript of their conversation was released on May 23, 2017. Pentagon officials are very careful about discussing the movement of their submarines as is it their military's belief that their stealth is the key to their mission.

In their conversation, President Trump told President Duterte that the U.S. has two nuclear submarines in the area. Trump said: "We have two submarines -- the best in the world -- we have two nuclear submarines -- no that we want to use them at all."

They also talked about China and how China is the key to keeping North Korea in check. Duterte said he will call China's President Xi Jinping. Duterte told Trump: "I will try to make a call to President Xi Jinping and I will try to tell him if …

Tropical Storm "Mario" Hits Metro Manila

Most of Metro Manila is underwater today with massive flooding caused by tropical storm "Mario". In what looks like a repeat of Typhoon Ondoy, some parts of Metro Manila is under waist deep water or higher.

Here are some photos of the flood that I found.

Courtesy of Esbern Yepez
At Tutuban Center Mall

Courtesy of Anthony Lim
Courtesy of Anthony Lim
Courtesy of Anthony Lim
Courtesy of Anthony Lim

Courtesy of Anthony Lim
At Padre Algue Street, Chiang Kai Shek College

Courtesy of Willy So

Araneta Cor E. Rodriguez

Courtesy of Zhander Cayabyab

Courtesy of Zhander Cayabyab

Banawe Ave, Quezon City

Courtesy of Stephen Roy Chua Rojas


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