Kainat Bashir - 6 years ago
/ Sehar Sial - 6 years ago
Randall Schriver, the US assistant defense secretary for Asian and Pacific security affairs, warned on Thursday that the Philippines' purchase of Russian military equipment might have an adverse impact on the country's cooperation with the United States, claiming that Washington was a better partner for Manila than Moscow
/ Zara Jawad - 6 years ago
Philippine security forces killed seven militants of New Peoples Army (NPA), the armed wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines, as a result of a violent clash in the western province of Antique on Wednesday morning, local media reported.
/ Rania Khalil - 6 years ago
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte called on China to ease its stance regarding the airspace over the disputed South China Sea in wake of media reports claiming that the Chinese military had repeatedly warned Philippine airships to stay away from China's artificial islands in the area.
/ Imran Iqbal - 6 years ago
The Essex Amphibious Ready Group and 13th Marine Expeditionary Unit have concluded their search and rescue operation for a missing Marine, US Navy Captain Geral Olin, the commander of the operation, announced in a press release on Tuesday.
The Defense Department could be setting a dangerous precedent by moving the Bells of Balangiga war memorial from a Wyoming air force base to the Philippines, three US lawmakers representing the state said in a press release on Tuesday.
/ Anas Khan - 6 years ago
UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt starts on Tuesday his three-day visit to Finland, Latvia, Denmark and the Netherlands in order to discuss the United Kingdom's relationship with its European partners following its withdrawal from the European Union, the Foreign Office said in a statement.
Hafsa Jamal - 6 years ago
/ 6 years ago
The Emirates Authority for Standardisation and Metrology, ESMA, has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, with the Philippine Accreditation Authority to help facilitate trade movement and remove trade barriers between the two countries.
Since the UAE visa amnesty began earlier this month, stories have emerged about a sub-section of society that is often silent, The National said in an editorial on Wednesday.