Philippines, US troops begin drills

Manila, May 7 (IANS) Troops from the Philippines and the US on Monday began a series of 12-day joint annual “Balikatan 2018” military drills. Philippines Defence Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said the drills will focus on interoperability training to address domestic and non-domestic security concerns, reports Xinhua news agency. About 5,000 Philippines troops and 3,000 Americans […]