Willy Gaa, veteran diplomat; 69 (Philippines Daily Inquirer)

VETERAN diplomat Willy C. Gaa, who served as Philippine ambassador to the United States from 2006 to 2010, died last Wednesday after a prolonged bout with lung cancer. He was 69. Gaa’s diplomatic career began with his appointment as a Foreign Service Officer in 1974 after passing the FSO examination. Gaa served as ambassador to China…