Sitangkai LGU hands over firearms to military in Tawi-Tawi

Photo courtesy of Western Mindanao Command

The local government unit of Sitangkai turned over seven loose firearms to the Marine Battalion Landing Team-12 on Friday, September 10, 2021. In a brief ceremony held at the MBLT-12 headquarters, Sitangkai Municipal Administrator Hji. Julpin Sajili gave the firearms to Col. Romeo Racadio, Commander of Joint Task Force Tawi-Tawi. According to Col. Racadio, this… Continue reading Sitangkai LGU hands over firearms to military in Tawi-Tawi

Japan to develop longer-range anti-missiles as China’s pressure mounts

Japan announced on Friday that it will develop new “stand-off” anti-ship missiles that will be able to target warships from a longer distance around its southwestern Okinawa island chain, particularly near disputed islets in the East China Sea that China also claims. “The security environment around our southwestern islands has become harsh. We have to… Continue reading Japan to develop longer-range anti-missiles as China’s pressure mounts