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Islamic State radicals destroy and torch church in Mindanao (video)

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Members of the Islamic State (IS) extremist group who are holding the southern Philippine city of Marawi on Mindanao under siege have begun destroying...
Philippine army receives $1.77-billion upgrade

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The Philippine government is set to spend $1.77 billion for military modernisation projects by 2017 as the country faces a territorial dispute with China. Philippine...
Philippines gets new fighter jets amid South China Sea feud

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The Philippines received the delivery of two fighter jets — the country's first supersonic combat aircraft in a decade — as it strengthens its...
Philippine government plans record defense spending amid China row

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The Philippine government is proposing to spend a record 25 billion pesos ($552 million) in 2016 to purchase frigates, patrol planes and radars to...
Philippines to buy radar system from Israel

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The Philippines hopes to complete this month negotiations for the acquisition of three Israeli-made aerial radars worth $60 million that will be used to...