On 5 November 2013, it was reported that the USA and the Philippines are in disagreement about the USA's wish for a much increased military presence in the Philippines.In October 2013, US Secretary of State John Kerry cancelled a visit to the Philippines.The USA wants access to Philippine military bases and wants to bring in aircraft, ships and other equipment to the Philippines.The Philippines Defense Secretary, Voltaire Gazmin, said there is a dispute about whether the Philippines or the USA will control these bases. Gamin said: "What will happen if we won't have access? Those bases will look like their bases."
The Philippine Senate voted in 1991 to close down major U.S. bases.
US forces heading to the Philippines.As a result of the November typhoon, the USA is now sending in lots of its military.
The Philippines may be pressured to let the US military have its way.
A weather-watcher known as ‘Dutchsinse’ has linked the typhoon in the Philippines to man-made microwave pulses coming from an American base in the Pacific.
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