Tag Archives: Military

West Philippine Sea Armed Confrontation Possible

West Philippine Sea Armed Confrontation Possible Commander Jonathan Odom, Oceans Policy Adviser, US Secretary of Defense, said that the ongoing tension in the West Philippine Sea might result in an armed confrontation.   Odom said, clearly one of the most realistic concerns right now is a situation spinning out of control based upon miscalculation and misunderstanding between two… Read More »

Philippine Military’s New Firearms Defective?

  The Philippine military’s newly procured firearms for the soldiers worth almost 2 billion is defective.   The initial distribution of these firearms were ceremoniously issued personally by President Benigno Aquino last year.   The Firearms were purchased as part of the assault firearm acquisition project of the armed forces of the Philippines.   The Assault Rifles numbering… Read More »