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How AUKUS Could Enhance Philippine Strategic Culture
October 07, 2021

How AUKUS Could Enhance Philippine Strategic Culture

By Joshua Bernard Espeña and Don McLain Gill
The nation's policymakers recognize the convergences between the new trilateral partnership and their own security needs.

Extending Their Call of Duty? Ex-Police Officers Running for Office in the Philippines
August 06, 2021

Extending Their Call of Duty? Ex-Police Officers Running for Office in the Philippines

By Kevin Nielsen Agojo
Many former Philippine National Police officers have used their service as a springboard into elected office.
US Clears F-16 Sale to Philippines as South China Sea Tensions Brew
June 30, 2021

US Clears F-16 Sale to Philippines as South China Sea Tensions Brew

By Nick Aspinwall
Whether Manila can afford them is another question.

Philippines Set to Receive Turkish-Made Attack Helicopters
May 28, 2021

Philippines Set to Receive Turkish-Made Attack Helicopters

By Nick Aspinwall
The United States reportedly approved export licenses for the helicopters, which are powered by American engines, earlier this month.

Duterte Threatens ‘All-Out Offensive’ After More Violence in Mindanao
May 19, 2021

Duterte Threatens ‘All-Out Offensive’ After More Violence in Mindanao

By Nick Aspinwall
A recent spike in clashes is threatening a fragile peace between the Philippine government and Moro Muslims in Mindanao.

Philippine Marines’ New Operating Concept Highlights Their Growing National Security Role
May 06, 2021

Philippine Marines’ New Operating Concept Highlights Their Growing National Security Role

By Rej Cortez Torrecampo
A preview of how the Philippine Marine Corps will operate in the current and future security environment.

The Philippines Anti-Terrorism Act: Who Guards the Guardians?
July 06, 2020

The Philippines Anti-Terrorism Act: Who Guards the Guardians?

By Ronald U. Mendoza and Dion L. Romano
The Philippines' terrorism threat is real, and growing. Will the new act change that?
Philippine Navy’s Coronavirus Challenge in the Headlines With Postponed International Engagements
April 07, 2020

Philippine Navy’s Coronavirus Challenge in the Headlines With Postponed International Engagements

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The decision illustrates COVID-19’s impact on the service and its external engagement.  

The Philippines Post-VFA: No Easy Choices
February 27, 2020

The Philippines Post-VFA: No Easy Choices

By Lucio Blanco Pitlo III
If Manila wants to wean itself off the U.S. alliance, it has several options. Each has drawbacks – but so does the status quo.

Commissioning Ceremony Highlights Philippine Maritime Capabilities
September 30, 2019

Commissioning Ceremony Highlights Philippine Maritime Capabilities

By Prashanth Parameswaran
The event put into focus some of the developments in the Southeast Asian state’s arsenal.

What’s in the New Philippines Joint Service Military Exercise?
September 13, 2019

What’s in the New Philippines Joint Service Military Exercise?

By Prashanth Parameswaran
A look at the significance of what would constitute the first engagement of its kind.
Reviewing the US-Philippines Alliance: Between Risks and Opportunities
February 10, 2019

Reviewing the US-Philippines Alliance: Between Risks and Opportunities

By Prashanth Parameswaran
While calls for reviewing the alliance may be understandable, both sides should carefully weigh the risks and opportunities as they assess options.

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