Philippine Military Receives US Weapons for Fight Against Terrorism

Despite President Rodrigo Duterte’s repeated threats of breaking off military ties with the US and tirades about the quality of weapons being turned over, Philippine military officials has affirmed the close ties of the two countries after receiving high-grade weaponry and equipment from the Americans. The weapons would be immediately sent to soldiers in the frontline of the fight against terrorism in Mindanao. The much-needed…

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