In Reply to: Re: Observations posted by Mike W. on April 09, 2003 at 08:11:37:
But has not remained in a one of them. Instead, they have left them in peace to do as they please, and hopefully for the better, but this can never be guaranteed. Unlike Britain, France, Spain, etc., that has occupied the countries they have invaded, such as S.E. Asia, Africa, etc., etc. Did you know that the U.S. liberated the Philippines from Spanish rule so that they could independence? This is one reason the Philippines is such a staunch supporter of the U.S., they have not forgotten this, as so many other nations have.