philippine defence news
When, in 1994, Beijing sent its maritime militia to the vicinity of their owned Mischief Reef, the Philippines deemed it best to do nothing, other than a formal protest, to avoid escalating tensions.
The Philippines is close to deciding whether to purchase 16 Mil Mi-171 helicopters from Russia to meet a longstanding Philippine Air Force requirement to acquire new medium-heavy category helicopters
According to media reports, the Brazilian company Iveco Defesa , under the concluded agreement, provided the Philippine armed forces with a purchased batch of Guarani 6×6 wheeled combat vehicles
As reported by the Israeli media, the Elbit Systems concern in cooperation with General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS) offers the Sabrah vehicle in the program of acquiring a new light tank for the Philippine land forces, learned BulgarianMilitary.com
India and the Philippines are negotiating the purchase of a number of defense platforms from India, including BrahMos missiles, but they are being hindered by restrictions adopted in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic,