Category Archives: counter insurgency

Duterte says no to purchase of helicopters from Canada, US

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 10 Feb) — President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the Armed Forces of Philippines to cancel the multi-billion dollar deal with Canada for the purchase of 16 helicopters after its government called for a review on this transaction for fear it might be used in counterinsurgency operations. During a press conference at […]