Daily Archives: 3 years ago

Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force training squadron coming to Manila

Three vessels of the Japanese Maritime Self Defense Force (JMSDF) will be arriving on Monday, October 13 for a four-day goodwill visit. The training squadron consisting of Japanese Defense Ship Kashima (TV-3508), JDS Setoyuki (TV-3518), JDS Asagiri (DD-127) will be docking in the port of Manila with almost a thousand officers and crews under Japan […]

PNoy exercised prime duty to defend national security with EDCA

“The President entered into the EDCA in the performance of his highest constitutional duty, because he did so to protect the integrity of the Philippine state,” acting Solicitor General Florin T. Hilbay writes in a 32-page reaction to constitutional question filed by various individuals and groups in the Supreme Court. Hilbay assumed as acting SolGen […]

South Korean coast guard clashed with Chinese fishermen, vessel’s captain shot dead

Morning of Friday, October 10, a Chinese fisherman was shot dead by operatives of South Korean (Republic of Korea) Coast Guard. Initial report says that Chinese fishermen of Lurongyu 50987 fishing vessel resisted arrest and tried to fight back using knives and beer bottles after coast guard operatives boarded their vessel. The incident happened in […]