Duterte terrorism

February 07, 2019

Terrorism Threat Puts Russia-Philippines Military Ties Into Focus

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A recent meeting highlighted the counterterrorism dimension of a limited but growing defense relationship.

October 25, 2017

Australia’s New Philippines Counterterrorism Role Takes Shape

By Prashanth Parameswaran
We are beginning to see more specifics around Canberra’s growing assistance in this realm.
October 24, 2017

ASEAN Defense Meeting Puts Terrorism in the Spotlight

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The battle against the Islamic State dominates the headlines in a wide-ranging agenda.

September 21, 2017

US, Philippines Launch New Terror Drills

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A fresh counterterrorism exercise is yet another sign of the progress being made in defense ties in the Duterte era.

September 12, 2017

What Will Australia’s New Military Terror Aid to the Philippines Look Like?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Though details remain to be worked out, the general shape of Canberra’s deepening security role is becoming increasingly clearer.

August 11, 2017

What's Behind the New US-Philippines Drone Hype Under Duterte?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A recent controversy has much deeper roots and broader realities which the headlines miss.
August 08, 2017

Why Has the Philippines’ Military Struggled in its Terror Fight Under Duterte?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
Despite advances being made, it has been an uphill climb and the challenge is much deeper than the headlines suggest.

March 22, 2017

What Did the Philippines’ Duterte Achieve During His Myanmar Trip?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A closer look at what the Philippine president accomplished during his two-day visit there.

January 24, 2017

Philippines, Malaysia Eye Deeper Maritime Security Cooperation

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The first bilateral meeting between the maritime police forces of both sides is further testament to growing collaboration.

September 01, 2016

Duterte’s War on Terror Makes More Sense Than His Drug Error

By Luke Hunt
While the Philippine leader’s drug crackdown is concerning, his pledge to root out the Abu Sayyaf makes more sense.

Page 1 of 1