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Where Is the Philippines Coast Guard in its Military Modernization?
September 20, 2017
Where Is the Philippines Coast Guard in its Military Modernization?
A look at where the institution features in the Duterte administration’s plans.
Where Is the Philippines Coast Guard in its Military Modernization?
What Did the Latest US Asia Maritime Security Exercise Achieve?
September 06, 2017
What Did the Latest US Asia Maritime Security Exercise Achieve?
This year’s iteration of SEACAT marked yet another step in Washington’s effort to expand its exercises in the Asia-Pacific.
What Did the Latest US Asia Maritime Security Exercise Achieve?
New Philippines Radar System Spotlights US-ASEAN Maritime Security
August 29, 2017
New Philippines Radar System Spotlights US-ASEAN Maritime Security
A new system transferred by Washington highlights its continued focus on enhancing regional maritime security in Southeast Asia.
New Philippines Radar System Spotlights US-ASEAN Maritime Security
Philippines Adds 3 More Attack Craft to Littoral Combat Force
May 26, 2017
Philippines Adds 3 More Attack Craft to Littoral Combat Force
Navy gets MPACs in another defense boost.
Philippines Adds 3 More Attack Craft to Littoral Combat Force
Will Philippines Get More Indonesia-Built Warships?
May 15, 2017
Will Philippines Get More Indonesia-Built Warships?
Indonesian official says more vessels may be on the way.
Will Philippines Get More Indonesia-Built Warships?
Philippines Receives Second Indonesia-Built Warship
May 11, 2017
Philippines Receives Second Indonesia-Built Warship
The second of the Indonesia-made vessels finally arrived in Manila, completing a deal that had been rocked by a corruption scandal.
Philippines Receives Second Indonesia-Built Warship
Philippine Warship Patrols Begin at Benham Rise After China Incident
March 25, 2017
Philippine Warship Patrols Begin at Benham Rise After China Incident
Manila is stepping up efforts to safeguard its claim.
Philippine Warship Patrols Begin at Benham Rise After China Incident
Philippines Looking to Procure US <em>Hamilton</em>-class Warship
April 19, 2014
Philippines Looking to Procure US Hamilton-class Warship
Also, Thailand may build an additional littoral patrol ship, a U.S. general angers China, and the PLA looks to space.
Philippines Looking to Procure US Hamilton-class Warship
India, China to Meet Over Border Issue
June 27, 2013
India, China to Meet Over Border Issue
Plus, the U.S.-Philippines will hold a six-day military drill in the Scarborough Shoal. Wednesday diplomacy links.
India, China to Meet Over Border Issue
The Philippines' Great National Security Challenge (and it's NOT China)
October 11, 2012
The Philippines' Great National Security Challenge (and it's NOT China)
While Beijing’s recent actions are a concern, corruption plaguing the armed forces maybe the real challenge.
The Philippines' Great National Security Challenge (and it's NOT China)
High Stakes in the South China Sea
July 30, 2012
High Stakes in the South China Sea
Resources, nationalism, and domestic audiences are pushing Vietnam and the Philippines towards confrontation with China.
High Stakes in the South China Sea
Is the Philippines an Orphan?
May 02, 2012
Is the Philippines an Orphan?
The ongoing standoff between the Philippines and China raises troubling questions about the response to Chinese territorial assertiveness in the South China Sea.
Is the Philippines an Orphan?
China and the Philippines Navy
April 16, 2012
China and the Philippines Navy
The recent standoff between a Philippine Navy vessel and Chinese ships underscored Philippine weaknesses.
China and the Philippines Navy
The Philippines’ Navy Challenge
December 27, 2011
The Philippines’ Navy Challenge
The Philippines has long neglected its navy. But years of neglect may hamper a response in the South China Sea.
The Philippines’ Navy Challenge
The Philippines’ Navy Challenge
December 27, 2011
The Philippines’ Navy Challenge
The Philippines has long neglected its navy. But years of neglect may hamper a response in the South China Sea.
The Philippines’ Navy Challenge
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