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What’s in the New Jordan-Philippines Military Pact?
September 11, 2018
What’s in the New Jordan-Philippines Military Pact?
A closer look at a new defense agreement.
What’s in the New Jordan-Philippines Military Pact?
US-Philippines Alliance: Security Cooperation in the Headlines with Terror Aid Boost
July 23, 2018
US-Philippines Alliance: Security Cooperation in the Headlines with Terror Aid Boost
The recent round of assistance is yet another indicator that substantive defense cooperation continues to be advanced.
US-Philippines Alliance: Security Cooperation in the Headlines with Terror Aid Boost
Why the Philippines' New US Drones Matter
March 13, 2018
Why the Philippines' New US Drones Matter
A closer look at the significance of the official handover of the first new UAVs for Manila this week.
Why the Philippines' New US Drones Matter
Indonesia-Philippines Security Ties in the Headlines With Foreign Minister Visit
January 05, 2018
Indonesia-Philippines Security Ties in the Headlines With Foreign Minister Visit
A closer look at some of the defense issues on the minds of both sides.
Indonesia-Philippines Security Ties in the Headlines With Foreign Minister Visit
What’s in the New Singapore-Philippines Urban Warfare Terror Training?
December 14, 2017
What’s in the New Singapore-Philippines Urban Warfare Terror Training?
The interaction is an example of indigenous capacity-building initiatives underway on the counterterrorism front.
What’s in the New Singapore-Philippines Urban Warfare Terror Training?
Singapore-Philippines Urban Warfare Training Kicks Off
December 05, 2017
Singapore-Philippines Urban Warfare Training Kicks Off
Southeast Asian states continue to build regional capacity to combat the terror threat after the end of the Marawi siege.
Singapore-Philippines Urban Warfare Training Kicks Off
Philippines Military Modernization Gets Delayed Boost With Attack Aircraft Deal
December 05, 2017
Philippines Military Modernization Gets Delayed Boost With Attack Aircraft Deal
A longstanding requirement gets closer to reality after multiple setbacks.
Philippines Military Modernization Gets Delayed Boost With Attack Aircraft Deal
ASEAN’s Post-Marawi Islamic State Challenge
October 19, 2017
ASEAN’s Post-Marawi Islamic State Challenge
Even as the battle for Marawi winds down, the wider war against the terror group and its affiliates continues.
ASEAN’s Post-Marawi Islamic State Challenge
China Gives New Equipment to Philippines for Marawi Recovery
October 18, 2017
China Gives New Equipment to Philippines for Marawi Recovery
Aid is yet another sign of Beijing’s growing ties with Manila in the Duterte era.
China Gives New Equipment to Philippines for Marawi Recovery
Who Will Be the Philippines’ Next Military Chief?
October 14, 2017
Who Will Be the Philippines’ Next Military Chief?
The personnel change comes at a critical time in the country’s security and ongoing defense modernization.
Who Will Be the Philippines’ Next Military Chief?
Australia Warships Move to Philippines Amid Big Asia Military Deployment
October 11, 2017
Australia Warships Move to Philippines Amid Big Asia Military Deployment
The spotlight on Indo-Pacific Endeavor 2017 shifted to Manila this week.
Australia Warships Move to Philippines Amid Big Asia Military Deployment
What Will US-Philippines Military Exercises Look Like in 2018?
October 07, 2017
What Will US-Philippines Military Exercises Look Like in 2018?
A closer look at one indicator of a key defense relationship.
What Will US-Philippines Military Exercises Look Like in 2018?
Who is the Philippines’ New Army Chief?
October 05, 2017
Who is the Philippines’ New Army Chief?
A closer look at the appointment and what it means.
Who is the Philippines’ New Army Chief?
Battle for Marawi Deepens Philippines' Military Budget Challenge
September 22, 2017
Battle for Marawi Deepens Philippines' Military Budget Challenge
The rising terror threat also affects the country’s budget plans for its military modernization.
Battle for Marawi Deepens Philippines' Military Budget Challenge
Battle for Marawi Exposes Philippines’ Military Intelligence Crisis
August 16, 2017
Battle for Marawi Exposes Philippines’ Military Intelligence Crisis
The ongoing Marawi crisis has pointed to well-known capability gaps that Manila is now attempting to urgently fill.
Battle for Marawi Exposes Philippines’ Military Intelligence Crisis
Why Has the Philippines’ Military Struggled in its Terror Fight Under Duterte?
August 08, 2017
Why Has the Philippines’ Military Struggled in its Terror Fight Under Duterte?
Despite advances being made, it has been an uphill climb and the challenge is much deeper than the headlines suggest.
Why Has the Philippines’ Military Struggled in its Terror Fight Under Duterte?
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